Building Regulations

NHBC Standards – 9 1 Garages

Summary

Chapter 9.1 This Chapter gives guidance on meeting the Technical Requirements and recommendations for integral, attached and detached garages.
NHBC Standards do not cover aspects of health and safety relating to building operations and to the handling and use of certain building materials. Such matters are covered by statutory requirements.
This version of the Standards has been updated to include the Amendments to the Standards April 2004. Previous versions of the standards can be accessed in the Archive section (below).

Section 9.1 Contents

DESIGN

  • Design Standard
  • Statutory requirements
  • Garage foundations
  • Garage floors
  • Garage walls
  • Resistance to fire spread
  • Security
  • Doors and windows
  • Garage roofs
  • Permanent prefabricated garages and carports
  • Services
  • Provision of information

MATERIALS

  • Materials standards

SITEWORK

  • Sitework standards

APPENDIX 9.1-A

  • Statutory references

LIST OF CHAPTERS

INDEX

Archive

  • Chapter 9.1 (2003)
  • Amendments to the Standards (2003)

Source: NHBC Standards

            April 2004

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