Part L2A 2nd Tier Documents

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Below is a list of the accompanying guides to Part L2A, 2006. Each should have a link to either the source of the document, details about the document or details of where it can be purchased. At the time of preperation, many of the documents are not available, though previous editions might. Free downloads may link directly to the download, some links may also refer to where the document is stored internally at l-e-s-s. Some downloads may require registration on the site in order for the publication to download. See the links page for home/main pages of relevent sites. Some publications may in future become available through the Department for Communities and Local Government, check at the Planning Portal Part L2 site

The Approved Documents: Part L2A Conservation of fuel and power in new buildings other than dwellings free download Offline: folder

Statutory Instrument 2006 No. 652: The Building and Approved Inspectors (Amendment) Regulations 2006

1 Statutory Instrument 1991 No. 1620: The Construction Products Regulations 1991

2 Statutory Instrument 1994 No. 3260: The Electrical Equipment (Safety) Regulations 1994

3 Statutory Instrument 1992 No. 2372: The Electromagnetic Compatibility Regulations 1992

4 Statutory Instrument 1994 No. 3051: The Construction Products (Amendment) Regulations 1994

4 Statutory Instrument 1994 No. 3080: The Electromagnetic Compatibility (Amendment) Regulations 1994

5 BR262 Thermal Insulation: Avoiding Risks, BRE 2001: have 1994 copy ref 22

6 Energy Performance Standards for Modular and Portable Buildings, MPBA, 2006: free download (requires registration) Offline: Folder Document

7 Simplified Building Energy Model (SBEM) user manual and calculation tool: free download

8 CO2 Emission Figures for Policy Analysis, bre, 2006 MOVED

9 Low or Zero Carbon Energy Sources: Strategic Guide: free download MOVED Offline: Folder Document

10 BR 443 Conventions for U-value calculations, BRE, 2006 free download, Offline: Folder Document

11 The Thermal assessment of window assemblies, CWCT, 2006, ISBN 1 87400 338 6: not available

12 The Government's Standard Assessment Procedure for the energy rating of dwellings, SAP 2005, DEFRA, 2005

13 Limiting thermal bridging and air leakage robust construction details for dwellings and similar buildings Amendment 1,TSO 2002 has been replaced by Accredited Construction Details for Part L

14 TM39 Building Energy Metering, CIBSE, 2006

15 Non - Domestic Heating, Cooling and Ventilation Compliance Guide: free download MOVEDOffline: Folder Document

16 DW/144: Specification for Sheet Metal Ductwork, HVCA, 1998 MOVED

17 HVAC Guidance for Achieving Compliance with Part L of the Building Regulations, TIMSA, 2006: free download Offline: Folder Document

18 BRE Digest 498 Selecting Lighting Controls

19 BR364 Solar Shading Of Buildings, BRE, 1999 my ref 163

20 AM10 Natural Ventilation in non-domestic buildings, CIBSE, 2005

21 BS 8206: 1992 Lighting for buildings Part 2: Code of practice for daylighting, BSI Offline: folder document

22 Use of rooflights to satisfy the 2002 Building Regulations for the conservation of fuel and power, NARM free download, Offline: folder document

23 TM36 Climate change and the indoor environment: impacts and adaptation, CIBSE, 2005

24 CIBSE Guide A: Environmental Design, CIBSE, 2006

25 TM37 Design for Improved Solar Shading Control, CIBSE, 2006

26 Ventilation of School Buildings, Building Bulletin 101, School Building and Design Unit, Department for Education and Skills free download, Offline: folder document

Limiting thermal bridging and air leakage: Robust construction details for dwellings and similar buildings now replaced by Accredited Construction Details for Part L

27 Guidance For The Design Of Metal Roofing And Cladding To Comply With Approved Document L2 (plus updates July 2007): 2001free download, Offline: folder document

28 IP1/06 Assessing the effects of thermal bridging at junctions and around openings,BRE, 2006

29 Measuring Air Permeability of Building Envelopes,ATTMA, 2006 free download, Offline: folder document

30 Commissioning Code M: Commissioning Management, CIBSE, 2003

31 DW143 A Practical Guide to Ductwork Leakage Testing, HVCA, 2000 MOVED

Other documents

Building Regulations 2000: Statutory Instrument 2000/2531

School Building Bulletins: Design Guidance, free downloads

ODPM Circular 03/2006

Energy Consumption Guide 19, Energy Use in Offices, Action Energy,2003