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Building Control
Lewes District Council
Southover House
Southover Road
Lewes
East Sussex
BN7 1AB

building.control@lewes.gov.uk

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Building Regulations and Approved Documents

Building Regulations are made under powers provided in the Building Act 1984 and apply in England and Wales.

The current edition of the regulations is The Building Regulations 2010 and most building projects are required to comply with them.  They comprise minimum standards on all aspects of building work:

The detailed Approved Documents are available on the Planning Portal website

Further procedural guidance on the Building Regulations and Fire Safety can be found on the Planning Portal.