Rules and Regulations

Before you go ahead with any project you need to know if the work is permitted and if so what rules and regulations must be followed by you and the tradesperson you use. Below you will find articles on a wide range of topics with links to useful resources and the governing bodies who enforce the rules.
Planning Permission

Planning Permission

Planning is a form of control used in the UK to ensure that individual buildings and developments as well as changes made to an existing property's appearance is in line with local and national standards.Planning Permission.

Gas Safe

Gas Safety – Using a Gas Safe registered engineer

Gas Safe is the official list of gas engineers across the UK who are registered to work safely and legally on fires, cookers, boilers and all other gas appliances. It replaced the CORGI gas registration scheme as the official gas safety body on the 1st of April 2009. The register currently has over 125,000 certified gas engineers and aims to maintain gas safety to the highest standards.