Part L2A 2010 – worked case study

by Mel Starrs on August 24, 2010

in Part L

The following example is one which BRE used at the recent Part L 2010 workshop I attended a few weeks ago. At the time I was mildly amused by the fact that they’d given us the example, but hadn’t worked out a solution themselves. Having been through umpteen iterations, I can see why. I’m going […]


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Additional guidance has been published on the NCM FAQ’s page regarding how to deal with shared spaces within blocks of flats using iSBEM: Each flat is a separate dwelling and must be assessed using SAP (the relevant guidance is in ADL1A). However, the common areas in the flats are not classified as dwellings. As stated in ADL1A paragraph […]


From the website 4 October: An updated release of the Part L calculation software SBEM has today been made available for designers wishing to demonstrate compliance for buildings other than dwellings. The development team at BRE has been responding to feedback from the market on the previous release in May and has incorporated a number of […]