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VERSION 10

Version 10 of the LABC Warranty Technical Manual is applicable to all sites registered from 11th June 2021. If you are unsure to what version you should be building to, please contact us on 0800 183 1755 or email or speak to your surveyor.

Our Technical Manual can be viewed in a number of ways:

Section 1

Tolerances

Section 2

Basements

Section 3

Foundations

Section 4

Ground floors

Section 5

Drainage

Section 6

External walls

Section 7

Internal walls

Section 8

Windows and doors

Section 9

Stairs

Section 10

Upper floors

Section 11

Roofs

Section 12

Balconies and terraces

Section 13

Chimneys and flues

Section 14

Driveways and paving

Section 15

Heating services

Section 16

Ventilation

Section 17

Electrical services

Section 18

Water services

Section 19

Outbuildings

Section 20

Ground conditions

Appendix A

Finishes

Appendix B

Coastal locations

Appendix C

Materials, products and systems

Appendix D

Conversion and refurbishment

 

 

ARCHIVED VERSIONS

VERSION 9

Version 9 applied to all sites registered between 18th April 2020 - 10th June 2021.

Please click here to download our full Technical Manual (Version 9).

VERSION 8

Version 8 applied to all sites registered between 1st February 2017 - 17th April 2020.

Please click here to download our full Technical Manual (Version 8).

VERSION 7

Version 7 applied to all sites registered between 2nd February 2015 - 31st January 2017.

Please click here to download our Full Technical Manual (Version 7).

VERSION 6

Version 6 applied to all sites registered between 6th September 2013 - 1st February 2015.

Please click here to download our Full Technical Manual (Version 6). 

VERSION 5

Version 5 applied to sites registered before 6th September 2013.

Please click here to download our Full Technical Manual (Version 5).