Regulations and controls

Regulations and controls guidance:

The Party Wall etc Act 1996 (PWA 1996) provides a framework that controls how a building owner who shares a boundary with an adjoining owner can carry out works. This...

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The purpose of this Practice Note is to provide a general understanding of the offences under section 1, 2 and 6 of the Bribery Act 2010 (BA 2010). It does not cover the...

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Brexit impact This content is likely to be impacted by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. For information on how leaving the EU will affect environmental law, see Practice...

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Who can apply? Anyone can make a planning application; the applicant does not need to own the land. Full or outline planning applications Outline planning applications An...

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Value is a key concern in the case of public procurement, as it is ultimately the taxpayer who funds public services. The law therefore places certain duties on public...

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What is BREEAM? The Building Research Establishment’s Environmental Assessment Methodology (BREEAM) is a method for evaluating and certifying the environmental...

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The UK public procurement regime derives from EU procurement laws and is therefore impacted by Brexit. The EU public procurement framework consists of a package of...

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• Has your company got a clear and forthright code of ethics which explicitly refers to a zero tolerance of bribery and corruption? This code of ethics should reflect the...

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The Building Regulations 2010, SI 2010/2214 (the Building Regulations) are made under the Building Act 1984 (BA 1984). They impose a set of minimum standards on people...

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The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015, SI 2015/51, (CDM 2015) apply to both projects which commenced after they came into force on 6 April 2015 and...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. STOP PRESS: The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 (SI 2015/51) came into force...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. STOP PRESS: The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 (SI 2015/51) came into force...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. STOP PRESS: The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 (SI 2015/51) came into force...

Practice Note

ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. STOP PRESS: The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 (SI 2015/51) came into force...

Practice Note

ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. STOP PRESS: The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 (SI 2015/51) came into force...

Practice Note

ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. STOP PRESS: The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 (SI 2015/51) came into force...

Practice Note