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Technical guide: Guide to the safe installation of downlighters in dwellings

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This technical guidance for designers and installers advises on the safe installation of downlighters in dwellings and domestic extensions and informs how these lights can be specified so they comply with the requirements of the Building Regulations.

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Building control senior managers, Surveyors, Small builders, Large builders, Everyone, Homeowners, Technical guides, Technical

Technical guide: Guide to safe guarding systems to balconies and open walkways in residential buildings

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This technical guidance offers guidance on acceptable forms of guarding to prevent people from falling in residential buildings that are likely to be used by children under the age of five years. It is for building control surveyors, designers and installers.

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Building control senior managers, Surveyors, Small builders, Large builders, Everyone, Homeowners, Technical guides, Technical

Technical guide: Guide to installing solid fuel stoves

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This guide is aimed at any person who intends to install a wood burning stove in an existing building. It is assumed you will have sufficient skills to undertake the work.

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Building control senior managers, Surveyors, Small builders, Large builders, Everyone, Homeowners, Technical guides, Technical

Technical guide: Guide to retrofitting solar panels

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This technical guidance is for building control surveyors, designers and installers. It provides guidance on the effect of retro-fit installation of panels on existing domestic-scale roof structures and how this affects compliance with the Building Regulations.

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Building control senior managers, Surveyors, Small builders, Everyone, Homeowners, Technical guides, Technical

Technical guide: Guidance on the proper use of roofing battens

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This technical guidance for building control surveyors, designers and architects is aimed at educating people on the importance of safe working practices and the proper use of graded roof battens.

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Building control senior managers, Surveyors, Small builders, Large builders, Everyone, Homeowners, Technical guides, Technical

Technical guide: Guide to thatched buildings (The ‘Dorset Model’) new properties and extensions

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This technical guide is for building control surveyors, designers and installers and outlines the requirements for extending or constructing a thatched roof building situated less than 12m from the boundary.

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Surveyors, Small builders, Large builders, Everyone, Homeowners, Technical guides, Technical

Member document: LABC expenses policy

Members
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This document is for members only and describes LABC's rules on expenses.

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Building control senior managers, Surveyors, Governance, Members, Member's legislative & management

Member document: Freedom of Information policy for local authorities

Members
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This document is for members only. This contains guidance for members on the freedom of information policy as upheld by the legislative and management working group.

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Building control senior managers, Surveyors, Members, Member's legislative & management

Member document: Guidance on the LABC partner authority scheme guidelines

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This document is for members only and provides an overview of how the partner authority scheme should operate and its key processes. It also makes recommendations to LABC members on how they should support those registered, and their colleagues in other local authorities.

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Building control senior managers, Surveyors, Members

Member document: Rejections

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This document is for members only. This gives local authority building control surveyors and professionals guidance on how to best to manage rejection notices to clients.

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Surveyors, Members, Member's legislative & management

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