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Building Act

The Building Act 1984

The Building Act 1984 is the Parliament’s primary legislation and therefore broad framework under which the Building Regulations and other secondary legislation are made. It empowers and obliges local authorities to enforce the building regulations in their areas.

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  • An expectation of safety

    May 16 2019

    Following a report last week by BBC’s Watchdog highlighting the hundreds of new build homes which are a fire risk, we are once again reminded of the dangerous gap between the expectation of...

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