The prerequisite requiring the appointment of an appropriate consultant is applicable to Simple buildings assessments. Credits for Flood resilience and Minimising watercourse pollution and the Exemplary credit for Surface water run-off can only be awarded if the pre-requisite has been met.
The prerequisite does not, however, apply to the ‘Simple buildings only’ criteria 24-25.
Assessment scope for a Simple building:
This will be amended in the next re-issue of the manual.