Divisional letter dated 7 June 2013 about the Construction Products Regulations 2013 (S.I. 2013/1387) and updated Approved Document 7.
The purpose of this divisional circular letter is to bring to inform all building control bodies and other interested parties about the Construction Products Regulations 2013 (S.I. 2013/1387).
The regulations were made on 4 June 2013, laid before Parliament on 7 June 2013 and come into effect on 1 July 2013.
This letter also reminds building control bodies that the Building Regulations Approved Document 7 (Materials and workmanship) 2013 edition will take effect from 1 July 2013.