Building Safety Programme: letters

Letters from the Building Safety Programme, established to make sure that residents of high-rise buildings are safe and feel safe, now and in the future.


Published 21 November 2018
Last updated 10 March 2021 + show all updates
  1. Added letter 36: to building control bodies on the retraction of three tests carried out on Kingspan K15 insulation

  2. Added letter 35: to local planning authorities on amendments to the General Permitted Development Order (GPDO)

  3. Added letter drawing attention to the publication of revised Building regulations and fire safety procedural guidance.

  4. Added link to Approved Document B volume 1 and 2: circular 01/220, which draws attention to amendments to Approved Document B (fire safety) 2019 edition, volume 1: Dwellings & volume 2: buildings other than dwellings.

  5. Added 'Letter 30 - to building control bodies regarding the application of requirement B4 of the Building Regulations 2010 - 1 July 2019'.

  6. Added 'Remediation of private sector residential buildings with unsafe ACM cladding: ministerial direction'.

  7. First published.