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Industry Circular

The Building and Construction Authority (BCA) released on 1 September 2021 a circular on Amendments to Building Control (Environmental Sustainability) Regulations 2008 and Adoption of the New Codes.

 

The circular is to inform the industry of the following:

  1. Amendments to the Building Control (Environmental Sustainability) Regulations 2008 (the “ES Regulations 2008”) to exempt building works involving a Gross Floor Area (“GFA”) of less than 5000 m2 from complying with the ES Regulations 2008
  2. Adoption of the Code for Environmental Sustainability of Buildings (Edition 4.0) under the ES Regulations 2008
  3. Adoption of the Code on Environmental Sustainability Measures for Existing Buildings (Edition 3.0) under the Building Control (Environmental Sustainability Measures for Existing Buildings) Regulations 2013 (the “ESM Regulations 2013”)

Click here to read the full circular.

 

Amendments to Building Control (Environmental Sustainability) Regulations 2008 and Adoption of the New Codes