Building Regulations Approved document H - Drainage and waste disposal (2002 edition)


Building Regulations Approved document H – Drainage and waste disposal (2002 edition)
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Contents

This Building Regulations Approved Document H – Drainage and Waste Disposal, which took effect on 1 April 2002, contains the following sections:

Foul Water Drainage – The Requirement H1

  • Sanitary pipework
  • Foul drainage
  • Appendix H1-A: Additional Guidance for Larger Buildings
  • Appendix H1-B: Repairs, Alterations and Discontinued Use of Drains and Sewers
  • Appendix H1-C: Adoption of Sewers and Connection to Public Sewers

Waste Treatments Systems and Cesspools – The Requirement H2

  • Packaged treatment works
  • Cesspools
  • Appendix H2-A: Maintenance of Wastewater Treatment Systems and Cesspools

Rainwater Drainage– The Requirement H3

  • Gutters and rainwater pipes
  • Drainage of paved areas
  • Surface water drainage
  • Appendix H3-A: Oil Separators

 

Building Over Existing Sewers – The Requirement H4

  • Introduction to provisions

 

Separate Systems of Drainage – The Requirement H5

  • Introduction to provisions

 

Solid Waste Storage – The Requirement H6

  • Domestic developments
  • Appendix H6-A: Relevant Waste Collection Legislation

 

Source:   ODPM  

              (Crown copyright material is reproduced with the permission of the Controller of HMSO and the Queen's Printer for Scotland.)

 

For more information on this source please visit Office of the Deputy Prime Minister

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