In summary, the government is implementing all of Dame Judith Hackitt’s recommendations, but with some subtle changes of detail. The full 64-page Implementation Plan is here.
The government has also now formally responded to the Consultation on Amendments to Statutory Guidance on Assessments in Lieu of Tests in Approved Document B. This response can be accessed here. An Impact Assessment has also been produced which can be accessed here.
We will provide you with a further update as soon as we have received this clarification from the MHCLG.
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