Construction future developments tracker—2019 [Archived]
Construction future developments tracker—2019 [Archived]

The following Construction guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Construction future developments tracker—2019 [Archived]
  • Legislation
  • Fire safety
  • Contracts/standards
  • Dispute resolution
  • Appeal cases
  • Infrastructure and energy projects
  • Other

ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.

The Construction future developments tracker tracks key upcoming developments of interest to construction lawyers. Once a development occurs, it is moved into the archive for the relevant year. This is the archive for events that occurred in 2019.

For case law, see the: Construction case tracker.

Legislation

What happened When? Find out more
VAT reduced rate for energy-saving materials: Value Added Tax (Reduced Rate) (Energy-Saving Materials) Order 2019, SI 2019/958 came into force 1 October 2019 See: LNB News 21/05/2019 49.
Note that the Order replaces SI 2019/954, which was withdrawn and re-registered as SI 2019/958 (see: LNB News 21/05/2019 84).

Fire safety

What happened? When? Find out more
Building regulations (Scotland): Amendment to Building (Scotland) Regulations 2004, SSI 2004/406 pursuant to Building (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2019, SSI 2019/210 1 October 2019 The amendment required buildings to be designed and constructed