In response to a number of queries regarding the content of Guidance Note 18 and perceived lessening of standards the Building Control Alliance makes the following clarifying statement: “The Building Control Alliance is a non-profit organisation representing the...read more
Large scale tests will help establish how different types of ACM panels in combination with different types of insulation behave in a fire. The independent expert panel on safety has advised further testing as the next step to be conducted in helping landlords to...read more
Statement on Grenfell Tower from the Building Control Alliance (BCA) representing The Building Control sector and DCLG observers Local Authority Building Control, private sector Approved Inspectors, Chartered Institute of Building, Chartered Association of Building...read more
Things we can do for you
WE AREa pan-industry body representing the Building Control sector.
assist in raising standards, promote a safe environment for the public and provide mediation to the industry.
produce meaningful and relevant guidance on the application and interpretation of Building Regulations.
Who we are
The building control allianceis a unique industry group made up of representatives from clients, stakeholders and all the organisations directly involved in building control in England and Wales.
it includesthe organisations supporting the many thousands of building control professionals and the professional associations promoting public and private sector building control.
the bcais the only place where all these voices and competing interests come together as one to continue to develop and promote best practice building control industry practice in a changing world.
Building Control ensures that minimum standards of construction are achevied throughout England and Wales. The public can choose either Local Authority services or Approved Inspectors and be safe in the knowledge that their project is in the hands of a professional who has the full backing of the Building Control Alliance.
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