Industry updates

Safety in the home

Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service provide:

Party Wall Act

If you are carrying out building work close to the boundary or party wall to your property, please check the following information about the Party wall act:

Local Authority Building Control (LABC)

We are a member of Local Authority Building Control (LABC) which represents local authority building control in England and Wales.

It promotes the design and construction of buildings that meet the Building regulations and are:

  • safe
  • accessible
  • environmentally efficient

They provide useful services for building professionals including:

  • guidance notes
  • new home warranties

Guidance on home improvements

We have produced guidance documents on the following home improvements - please view: