Building Regulations, Technical Booklets and Amendments for Northern
Statutory Rules are the
subordinate legislation for regulations or orders written under powers granted
by primary legislation in Northern Ireland.
Technical Booklets set certain
standards of performance and provide a degree of predictability and certainty
as to what methods and standards of building which, if followed, will satisfy
the requirements of building regulations.
Amendments include adjustments
to the regulations' content to improve guidance.