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Department for Communities and Local Government

Now known as the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government. The Department for Communities and Local Government is a UK Government department that works to create thriving, sustainable, vibrant communities that improve everyone's quality of life. This includes housing, improving public services, regeneration, sustainability and the prevention of anti-social behaviour. They were formerly known as the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister.

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Series details Title Year Status
1980 Local government, planning and land act - part X land held by public bodies: schedule 16 bodies covered by part X 2011 Green
2011-based interim household projections - quality report 2013 Red
2012 consultation on changes to Part L of the Building Regulations 2012 Green
2012 consultation on changes to the Building Regulations in England. Summary of responses 2012 Green
2012 consultation on changes to the Building Regulations in England: Section four: The building control system 2012 Red
2012 consultation on changes to the Building Regulations in England: Section one: Introduction to the consultation package and proposals on Parts A, B, C, K, M and N, access statements, security, changing places toilets and Regulation 7 2012 Red
2012 consultation on changes to the Building Regulations in England: Section three: Part P (Electrical safety - dwellings) 2012 Red
2012 consultation on changes to the Building Regulations in England: Section two: Part L (Conservation of fuel and power): Proposed changes to technical guidance 2012 Red
2012 consultation on changes to the Building Regulations in England: Section two: Part L (Conservation of fuel and power) 2012 Red
5 year land supply for housing in England as at April 2009 2009 Amber
A guide to energy performance certificates for the marketing, sale and let of dwellings. Improving the energy efficiency of our buildings 2017 Green
A plain English guide to the Localism act 2011 Green
A plain English guide to the Localism bill - update 2011 Red
A quality local development management service - final report 2011 Green
A quality local development management service - technical appendix to final report 2011 Green
Accelerating the release of public sector land - update, overview and next steps 2011 Green
Accredited construction details. Indicative detail drawings: masonry cavity wall insulation details 2007 Green
Accredited construction details. Indicative detail drawings: masonry external wall insulation details 2007 Green
Accredited construction details. Indicative detail drawings: masonry internal wall insulation details 2007 Green
Accredited construction details. Indicative detail drawings: steel frame details 2007 Green
Accredited construction details. Indicative detail drawings: timber frame details 2007 Green
Accredited construction details 2007 Green
Achieving building standards: final report 2007 Green
Achieving design quality in fire and rescue service buildings 2007 Green
Action required to make your buildings safe. Deadline to respond 31st October. 2017 Green
Adequacy of refuges, escape stairs and management procedures 2008 Green
Affordability for housing market areas. Geography of housing market areas in England - paper D 2010 Green
Affordable housing supply, 2007-08 2008 Red
Affordable housing supply, 2008-09 2009 Red
Affordable housing supply, 2009-10 2010 Red
Affordable housing supply, England, 2010-11 2011 Red
Affordable housing supply, England, 2011-12 2012 Red
Airtightness of buildings - towards higher performance. Final report - domestic sector airtightness 2011 Green
Alternatives for the definition of housing market areas. Geography of housing market areas in England - paper B 2010 Green
Amended circular on environmental impact assessment - a consultation paper 2006 Green
Amendment of Approved Document to support Part F (Ventilation) (issued as a Divisional Circular Letter) 2006 Red
Amendment of the Infrastructure planning (environmental impact assessment) regulations 2009 - impact assessment 2011 Green
Amendment to permitted development rights for drilling boreholes for groundwater monitoring for petroleum exploration - government response to the consultation and invitation for views on further amendments to permitted development rights for petroleum exploration site investigation and monitoring 2015 Green
Amendment to permitted development rights for drilling boreholes for groundwater monitoring for petroleum exploration - technical consultation 2015 Green
Amendment to the temporary stop notice regulations - consultation 2007 Red
Amendments to Part 2 of the Housing grants, construction and regeneration act 1996: Impact assessment 2008 Green
Amendments to planning policy statement 25: development and flood risk - impact assessment 2010 Red
Amendments to regulations governing the process for making changes to development consent orders 2015 Green
Analysis of consultation responses for water efficiency in new buildings 2007 Red
Analysis of consultation responses for water efficiency in new buildings - executive summary 2007 Red
Analysis of consultation responses proposals for amending Part G (hygiene) of the building regulations and Approved Document G 2008 Red
Analysis of distribution of housing typologies in public and private sector and typical compatibility with the Lifetime home standard 2012 Green
Analysis of fires in buildings of timber framed construction, England, 2009-10 to 2011-12 2012 Green
Annex A - planning application for development relating to the onshore extraction of oil and gas 2013 Green
Annex B - planning applications for development relating to the onshore extraction of oil and gas guidance notes 2013 Green
Annex to the planning bill impact assessment - Royal Assent 2009 Red
Annual report and analysis of building control performance indicators - building control performance standards advisory group report: 2014/15 2016 Green
Appendix C - Compartment integrity test results 2009 Green
Application of the environmental impact assessment directive to 'stalled' reviews of old mineral permissions and periodic reviews of mineral permissions in England - consultation paper 2006 Red
Applying the Mobile homes act 1983 to local authority traveller sites 2011 Green
Appointed persons - summary report 2007 Green
Approved Document G: Requirement G2 Water efficiency - Consultation draft 2014 Red
Approved Document H: Requirement H6 solid waste storage - Consultation draft 2014 Red
Approved Document K: Protection from falling, collision and impact: stairs, ladders and ramps, protection from falling, vehicle barriers and loading bays, protection against impact with glazing, additional provisions for glazing in buildings other than dwellings, protection against impact from and trapping by doors: Building Regulations 2010: Draft 2013 edition 2012 Red
Approved Document M: Part M Access to and use of buildings - Volume 1 dwellings - Consultation draft 2014 Red
Approved Document M - frequently asked questions 2016 Red
Approved Document Q: Security - Q1 Optional requirement - Unauthorised access - Consultation draft 2014 Red
Approved national calculation methodologies and software programs for buildings other than dwellings 2014 Green
Arrangements for handling heritage applications - notification to Historic England and National Amenity Societies and the Secretary of State (England) Direction 2015 2015 Red
Assessing neighbourhood-level data for target setting 2008 Green
Assessing the cost of lifetime homes standards 2012 Green
Assessing the health benefits of Lifetime homes 2012 Green
Awards of costs - examinations of applications for development consent orders: guidance 2013 Green
Baseline key performance indicators. Sustainable and secure buildings act: baseline key performance indicators report on section 6(2) (e) and 6(3) 2007 Green
Basic PROD land owners cover letter and questionnaire 2011 Green
Benchmarking the costs to applicants of submitting a planning application 2009 Green
Best practice guidance on listed building prosecutions (Withdrawn) 2006 Red
Brownfield land registers data standard: preparing and publishing a register 2017 Red
Building, approved inspectors and charges (amendment) regulations 2012: authorisation of new extended competent person schemes - impact assessment 2012 Green
Building (amendment) regulations 2011: Competent person schemes: Impact assessment 2011 Green
Building a greener future: policy statement 2007 Green
Building a greener future: towards zero carbon development: analysis report of consultation responses 2007 Red
Building a greener future: towards zero carbon development (consultation) 2006 Red
Building a safer future. Independent review of building regulations and fire safety - interim report: summary 2017 Green
Building act 1984: Building regulations 2000 (as amended): Proposals for amending Part B (fire safety) of the Building Regulations: Summary of responses to the consultation 2006 Green
Building control performance standards. 2nd edition 2006 Red
Building control performance standards 2014 Red
Building control performance standards 2017 Green
Building more homes on brownfield land - consultation proposals 2015 Green
Building Regulations: energy efficiency requirements for new dwellings - a forward look at what standards may be in 2010 and 2013 2007 Green
Building Regulations 2014 Green
Building Regulations 2000, Schedule 1, Part L Approved documents L1A, L1B, L2A, L2B - proposed revisions: Multi-foil insulation (divisional letter 7 December 2007) 2007 Red
Building Regulations 2000, Schedule 1 Part C (Site preparation and resistance to contaminants and moisture): New documents containing revised guidance on radon protective measures in new buildings, extensions and refurbishment projects 2008 Green
Building Regulations 2000. Approved documents L1A, L1B, L2A, L2B - proposed revisions. Multi-foil insulation (divisional letter 18 June 2009) 2009 Green
Building Regulations 2010: Physical infrastructure for high-speed electronic communications networks - Draft Approved Document R: R1 in-building physical infrastructure 2015 Red
Building regulations and fire safety procedural guidance. 3rd edition 2006 Red
Building regulations and fire safety procedural guidance. 4th edition 2007 Amber
Building Regulations competent person self-certification schemes: consultation: summary of responses 2012 Green
Building regulations competent person self-certification schemes: consultation paper 2009 Red
Building Regulations system and the Planning system: a better regulation approach for sustainability: BD2614 2010 Green
Business improvement districts - guidance and best practice 2015 Green
Business plan statistical appendix: 2009-10 (BPSA) - guidance notes for completion 2010 Red
Business plan statistical appendix: 2010-11 (BPSA) - guidance notes for completion 2011 Green
Business plan statistical appendix - early decent homes 2009-10 (BPSA-EDH) - guidance notes for completion 2010 Green
Calculating the energy performance of buildings. Notice of approval of the methodology of calculation of the energy performance of buildings in England and Wales 2014 Red

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