Please note: this guide is currently being updated in light of new regulations and guidance published by the government in August and September 2023.

Building safety reform has made significant progress over the last few years, with the anticipated scale of reform continually widening.

Now is the time for sweeping change for the construction and related industries, to fix the mistakes of the past, and to build a better future for everyone.

This guide states the position in relation to the matters set out below as at January 2023.

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This article is for general information only and reflects the position at the date of publication. It does not constitute legal advice.