Change is the only constant

What_next_for_building_regs____RIBAJ2015 was a good year for Building Regulations changes, with England and Scotland seeing significant changes (although things were quiet in Northern Ireland and Wales).

There was also a huge jolt of uncertainty introduced in the Chancellor’s budget statement, with the abandonment of the tightening of carbon dioxide emissions standards scheduled for 2016.

I wrote two articles for the RIBA Journal, the first summarising the changes to the Building Regulations in England, while the second looked forward to see what might be coming, now the 2016 changes have been abandoned.

The 2015 changes to the the Building Regulations in England

What next for building regs?