Building Regulations

BS 8206-1:1985-Lighting for buildings. Code of practice for artificial lighting


Describes in general terms, the aims and processes concerned with artificial lighting design including energy considerations. Deals with the characteristics of various lamps and their control gear, with luminaires and other means of controlling the distribution of light, together with some aspects of installation. Particular lighting requirements in various types of buildings are considered and recommended methods of meeting them. Reference is made to economics and maintenance.

Published Date: 1985-09-30

Pages: 40

ISBN No: 0 580 14512 3

Status: Superseded, Withdrawn

Replaced By: BS ISO 8995:2002

Source: British Standards Institute

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