Guidance Documents

A list of all current BCA Guidance Documents available to download

Guidance Note 1

FIXED LOW-LEVEL GLAZING ABOVE GROUND FLOOR LEVEL IN DWELLINGS

Sep 16

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Guidance Note 2

PROTECTED
ENTRANCE HALLS

Jan 11

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Guidance Note 3

VERTICAL CIRCULATION IN
NON-DOMESTIC BUILDINGS

 Jan11

 

UNDER REVISION

Guidance Note 4

APPLICATION OF B1 TO LOFT
CONVERSIONS WORKS AND
FIRE DOORS TO PROTECTED STAIRS

Jan 12

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Guidance Note 5

NOTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS
FOR CONTROLLED SERVICES
AND FITTINGS

Jan 11

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Guidance Note 6

USE OF
MULTIFOIL INSULATION
PRODUCTS

Jan 13

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Guidance Note 7

ACOUSTIC TESTING REQUIREMENTS

Jan 11

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Guidance Note 8

SMOKE SHAFT AT ROOF LEVEL

Jan 11

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Guidance Note 9

FIRE DOORS IN DWELLINGS 

Jan 13

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Guidance Note 10

INSTALLATION OF BOILER FLUES AND VENTILATION PERFORATIONS IN EXTERNAL TIMBER FRAMED WALLS

Jul 11

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Guidance Note 11

INTERIM GUIDANCE
ON THE
TRANSFER OF SEWERS

Nov 11

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Guidance Note 12

INTERIM CAVITY
SEPARATING WALLS
FOR PART L 2010

Dec 11

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Guidance Note 14

ROBUST DETAILS
NOTIFICATIONS TO BCBS

Sep 16

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Guidance Note 15

SIZING OF PACKAGE
SEWAGE TREATMENT PLANTS

Jan13

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Guidance Note 16

GUARDING TO OPENABLE WINDOWS
WITH LOW SILLS

Sep 16

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Guidance Note 17

TESTING OF
FIXED FANS

Oct 13

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Guidance Note 18

USE OF COMBUSTIBLE
CLADDING MATERIALS

Jun 15

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Guidance Note 19

USE OF TIMBER STAIRS IN RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS EXCEEDING THREE STOREYS

Jun 14

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Guidance Note 20

ENSURING ADEQUATE VENTILATION TO NATURALLY VENTILATED DWELLINGS WITH HIGH LEVELS OF AS-BUILT AIR TIGHTNESS

Mar 15

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Guidance Note 21

DISPROPORTIONATE
COLLAPSE
DRAFT

Dec 14

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Guidance Note 22

ASSESSMENT OF ALTERNATIVE
APPROACHES TO AD A
GIVEN IN SECT. 5 PARA 5.4

Dec 14

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Guidance Note 23

MEANS OF ESCAPE FROM ENCLOSED BALCONIES TO FLATS

Dec 2014

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Guidance Note 24

MEANS OF ESCAPE FROM DWELLING HOUSES WITH FOUR OR MORE STOREYS

Dec 14

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Guidance Note 25

GUARDING
TO BALCONIES

Sep 16

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Guidance Note 26

SERVICE PENETRATIONS THROUGH EXTERNAL WALL CONSTRUCTIONS OF RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS

Apr 17

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Guidance Notes

STATUS LIST

Mar 17

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