Building standards 2022 technical handbook: domestic

The building standards technical handbooks provide guidance on achieving the standards set in the Building (Scotland) Regulations 2004. This handbook applies to a building warrant submitted on or after 1 June 2022 and to building work which does not require a warrant commenced from that date.

This publication is currently being converted into accessible web content. In the meantime, please check back regularly.

There are two versions of the PDF handbook available to download. The current June 2022 regulations and an updated December 2022 edition for building warrants due to be submitted on or after 01 December 2022.


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Scottish Government
Building Standards Division
Almondvale Business Park
Denholm House
West Lothian
EH54 6GA

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