Guide

Building Standards for homeowners

Last updated: 6 July 2017

If a builder is doing the work for you

It's the responsibility of a builder to meet Scottish Building Standards. However, it's your responsibility as a home owner to make sure they do.

Before a builder starts any building work, it's best to confirm with them that it will meet Scottish Building Standards, and that a Building Warrant has been obtained if it's needed.

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Building Standards for homeowners
If a builder is doing the work for you