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Clarification on ban on combustible materials in connection with gas boilers and flues

Following the ban on the use of combustible materials set out in the Building (Amendment) Regulations 2018, several questions and concerns have been raised regarding the installation and replacement of gas boilers and flues in ‘relevant buildings’.

Questions 11 And 12, both recent additions to MHCLG’s Building (Amendment) Regulations 2018 FAQs, provide further clarification on how gas boilers and flues should be considered – https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/building-amendment-regulations-2018-frequently-asked-questions/building-amendment-regulations-2018-frequently-asked-questions