APPROVED DOCUMENTS D – Toxic substances
- Building Design Expert
- 4 years ago
Date published: reprinted December 2010
This current edition of Approved Document D (Toxic Substances) has been updated and replaces the previous 2002 edition.
It incorporates amendments made to reflect any changes arising as a result of the Building Regulations 2010. The changes mainly reflect regulation number changes as a result of re-ordering. There have been no amendments to the substantive requirements in Schedule 1 (ie Parts A to P) of the Building Regulations.
Changes coming into effect in 2013.
DCLG has published the 2013 Amendments to Approved Documents for use with a number of current Approved Documents, and can be found in the download section below. This document lists the amendments to Approved Documents A, B Vol 1, B Vol 2, C, D, E, F, G, H, J, L1A, L1B, L2A, L2B and M.
Changes to Approved Document D come into effect on the 6 April 2013 and 1 July 2013 for use in England*.
* This Approved Document gives guidance for compliance with the Building Regulations for building work carried out in England. It also applies to building work carried out on excepted energy buildings in Wales as defined in the Welsh Ministers (Transfer of Functions) (No. 2) Order 2009.