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20.01.2021
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Published in November 2020 by the UK Government 'Smart meter installation in domestic new build premises' supports the roll out of smart metering for…
14.01.2021
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With the UK’s colonial past being highlighted by the Black Lives Matters movement and others a light has been shone on the historical legacy of…
11.01.2021
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**UPDATE CLC issued further guidance on 7 January 2021 with some minor changes, including updated guidance on self-isolation and shielding and the…
06.01.2021
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The Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government (MHCLG) is seeking opinions on proposed changes to permitted development rights. These…
09.12.2020
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LABC’s qualifications programme goes from strength to strength with new professional membership options for the Chartered Association of Building…
08.12.2020
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Buildings account for 30% of total UK carbon emissions. In December 2020, the Government pledged to cut the UK’s carbon emissions by 68% (from 1990…
23.11.2020
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The MHCLG (Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government) have launched a consultation on proposed changes to the Smoke and Carbon Monoxide…
18.11.2020
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LABC Warranty have published a canopy roof checklist to provide installers with technical details and help to comply with the requirements of the…
17.11.2020
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A further 25 teams have joined the LABC Quality Management System meaning just a handful of local authority teams are still to join the scheme. Five…