Building regulations for basements cover aspects such as:
Underpinning and foundation work may also be required. In addition, the Party Wall Act 1996 may be applicable if other properties adjoin yours and have shared walls.
There are approved government documents under the ‘basements for dwellings’ guidance, however they are no longer available since October 2010. In place of this, We have a comprehensive Basement Building Regulations guide which is available upon request.
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