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Delivering great places to live

Building for Life

Explaining the 20 criteria used for the Building for Life standard. Anyone applying for the Building for Life standard should refer to this guide.

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Delivering great places to live

This guide explains the 20 criteria used for the Building for Life standard. developers can use the 20 questions that go with them as a basis for writing development briefs, helping them to speed up planning approvals and win local community support. Local authorities can use them to demand high standards of design. delivering great places to live provides a valuable tool to assess design quality in new housing schemes. anyone applying for the Building for Life standard should refer to this guide.

This new fully updated edition was published on 7 November 2008.

Hard copies of this publication are no longer available, however you can download a PDF version below.

Published on 7 November 2008