A Range of Guidance
The BCA Technical Group comprises practitioners in Building Control from Local Authority and Approved Inspector backgrounds and they are tasked with developing practical guidance for designers and those working in Building Control to assist in understanding and applying the Building Regulations.
Guidance NotesA range of technical guidance addressing common construction problems.
Policy NotesDownload the explanations of the BCAs views in relation to the interpretation of legislation.
Impartiality of Building Control Bodies
Recognised guidance for the operation of approved inspectors to ensure their independance and impartiality.
Initial Notice Protocol
A recognised industry guide on the relationship between private and public sector when initial notices are submitted.
Final Certificate Protocol
A recognised industry guide on the submission of final certificates and resolution of minor infringements.
The Mediation Scheme is used to resolve matters relating to submissions of initial notices.