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Approved Document N - Glazing - Safety in relation to impact, opening and cleaning

Approved Document N : GlazingPublication title: Approved Document N: Glazing - safety in relation to impact, opening and cleaning (1998 edition including 2010 amendments) (WALES only)
Date published: Reprinted December 2010
ISBN: 978 1 85946 212 6
Price: £8.50 (free to download)

 

Changes coming into effect on 6 April 2013

In 2013, Part N of Schedule 1 to the Building Regulations 2010 (as amended) and the current edition of AD N will be withdrawn, with the functional requirements and technical guidance in them subsumed into Part K and AD K respectively.

However  AD N (1998 edition including 2010 amendments) (archived below) will continue to apply to building work carried out in Wales from 6 April 2013.

The new 2013 edition of AD K can be downloaded from the Approved Document K webpage on this site.

The changes in 2013 take effect on 6 April 2013 for building work carried out in England and for excepted energy buildings in Wales as defined in the Welsh Ministers (Transfer of Functions) (No. 2) Order 2009. The 1998 edition (including 2010 amendments) (archived below) will continue to apply to building work started before 6 April 2013 or subject to a building notice, full plans application or initial notice submitted before 6 April 2013.

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Archived versions

1998 including 2010 amendments:

Approved Document N : Glazing - safety in relation to impact, opening and cleaning (1998 edition including 2010 amendments) (PDF 688 Kb).
This edition of Approved Document N : Glazing - safety in relation to impact, opening and cleaning, incorporates amendments made in 2010, and replaces the previous edition.

1998 including 2000 amendments:
Approved Document N : Glazing - safety in relation to impact, opening and cleaning (1998 edition including 2000 amendments) (PDF 688 Kb).
This edition of Approved Document N : Glazing - safety in relation to impact, opening and cleaning, incorporates amendments made in 2000, and replaces the previous edition.

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