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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To [Insert name of building owner] (‘Building Owner’) Of [insert Building Owner’s main address] The Party Wall etc Act 1996 Acknowledgement of Notice As adjoining owner...

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To [insert name of building owner] (‘Building Owner’) Of [insert Building Owner’s main address] The Party Wall etc Act 1996 Acknowledgement of Notice As adjoining...

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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 As of exit day (31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an...

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1: Opening statement from senior management [Name of organisation] is committed to preventing acts of modern slavery and human trafficking from occurring within its...

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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. As of 31 January 2020 (exit day), the UK is no longer an EU Member...

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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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As of exit day (31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an implementation...

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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. The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015, SI 2015/51, (CDM 2015) apply to both...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. Note: The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015, SI 2015/51 came into force on 6...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. Note: The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015, SI 2015/51 came into force on 6...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. Note: The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015, SI 2015/51 came into force on 6...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. Note: The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015, SI 2015/51 came into force on 6...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. Note: The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015, SI 2015/51 came into force on 6...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. Note: The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015, SI 2015/51 came into force on 6...

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Under the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 (the ‘Regulations’), the development of the construction phase plan (the ‘Plan’) is one of the key duties...

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Under the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 (the ‘Regulations’), the health and safety file (the ‘File’) is a document required for projects involving...

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Designers have an integral role in the development of a project and have a large influence on the way in which a project will evolve, from the initial architectural plans...

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The client must take a central role throughout a construction project. The client will be driving the project and will normally be responsible for allocating budgets,...

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For the purposes of the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 (the ‘Regulations’), Contractors are those companies and individuals who carry out...

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The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 (the ‘Regulations’) require that, on projects with more than one contractor, the client shall appoint a...

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