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7.2 Access and Space

Information correct as of 17thOctober 2021. Please see kb.breeam.com for the latest compliance information.

00 Test Note – please ignore - KBCN1100

This is a test note only. If there are no other compliance notes below this one it simply means that none exist yet for this issue.

Accessible and adaptable design in Scotland - KBCN1278

For the purpose of criterion 4, developments in Scotland can demonstrate compliance by meeting the requirements of the local equivalent standard, as referenced within the relevant clauses in Section 3: Environment and Section 4 Safety of the Building Standards technical handbook 2017: domestic buildings. Where higher requirements have been set by the local authority, the home meets those requirements.

 

Determining the number of bedspaces in a home - KBCN1300

The number of bedspaces the home is designed for should be determined using the Nationally Described Space standard. The size of the bedroom should be compared with the technical requirements in section 10 and used to define the number of bedspaces.
Information correct as of 17thOctober 2021. Please see kb.breeam.com for the latest compliance information.