1. Advice and guidance

    04 Aug 2021

    Scottish Advice Note: Determining the fire risk posed by external wall systems in existing multi-storey residential buildings

    This Scottish Advice Note (SAN) provides advice for those responsible for fire safety in residential buildings including building owners/managers/residents groups responsible for determining the fire risk posed by external wall systems on existing multi-storey residential buildings. It will also be of interest to fire risk assessors and specialist external wall appraisal experts.

  2. Factsheet

    21 Oct 2020

    Fire and smoke alarms: changes to the law

    The law on fire alarms is changing from February 2022 which means all Scottish homes will need to have interlinked alarms. Guidance for homeowners on what you need to know.

  3. Advice and guidance

    29 Nov 2019

    Construction phase handbook

    Guidance for contracting authorities on the construction phase of a built asset project

  4. NEWS

    22 Sep 2019 00:01

    Making homes safer

    £13 million to improve safety standards in social housing.