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The content on these pages is not being updated. Get up-to-date information on the Scottish Government's building, planning and design policies on https://beta.gov.scot

Handbooks

Building Standards technical handbooks can still be found in the Technical Guidance section.

General Guidance

The Building Standards Customer Journey explains the roles and responsibilities of the home owner in relation to the building standards process. This gives helpful guidance to those who intend to carry out building work and where to seek help.

Low Carbon
General Guidance Leaflets
Certification Guidance
Guidance for the Professional
Removal of Crown Immunity from Building Regulations
Climate Change (Scotland) Act 2009