Building Control Guidance from the Dorset Technical Committee
This section provides technical support, guidance and advice that is offered by the Dorset Technical Committee (DTC).
- Decking/raised patios and associated balustrading
Guidance for compliance with the Building Regulations when installing decking or raised patios
- External rendering on timber stud walls
Compliance with Approved Document C when using a rendering system on external timber stud walls
- Stairlifts - installation in existing staircases
Does the installation of a stairlift in an existing stairwell require Building Regulation Approval?
- Thatched buildings - The Dorset model
Advice about the requirements for the extension or construction of new buildings with thatched roofs that are within 12m of a boundary.