Contacts & Information of Use
Please find below a selection of useful contacts, organisations and documents:
RICS-The Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors
The RICS are responsible to ensuring members and regulated firms likes ours, comply with strict rules of conduct.
It seeks to influence governments, international organizations and key stakeholder organizations around the world with the aim of developing and embedding truly international standards and creating a vibrant and sustainable land, property and construction sector.
Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
12 Great George Street (Parliament Square)
London SW1P 3AD
Tel: 024 7686 8555 0111
RICS consumer guides
The Pyramus and Thisbe Club
The club seeks to promote best professional practice and seeks to advance Party Wall knowledge and procedure.
Named after the famous tale in ‘A Midsummers Night’s Dream’ the club website contains useful consumer information and guides.
Pyramus & Thisbe Club
Rathdale House 30 Back Road
Tel: 028 4063 2082
HSE – Health and Safety Executive
The HSE are the nations independent watchdog for work related health and safety, including the construction industry.
They act as a regulator and when required, prosecuting authority and act to reduce work related death and illness through advice and publishing legislative recommendations and running informative and hard hitting campaigns.
Health and Safety Executive
RIBA – Royal Institute of British Architects
RIBA strive to design better buildings, communities and the environment through architecture and their members.
With government, they work to improve the design quality of public buildings, new homes and new communities.
The RIBA seek to help, inform and influence government policy and offer policy solutions which will help architects produce better buildings and communities.
66 Portland Place
Tel: 020 7580 5533
The RIBA Sustainability Hub
Find an architect for your project
The RIBA website
The Planning Portal
The planning portal is the governments online planning and building regulations resource for England and Wales, delivered by the Department of Communities and Local Government.
Its purpose is to provide services and information to anyone involved in the planning process including home owners, businesses, planning professionals and Government officials.
The Planning Portal Help Centre
Building Regulation Information
Planning Policy and Legislation