The Building Safety Act 2022 received Royal Assent in April 2022 and is currently being brought into force in stages supplemented by regulations. The Act introduces sweeping changes to the development process and places additional obligations on those responsible for high rise residential properties all with the aim of improving health and safety and avoiding a repeat of the Grenfell Tower tragedy. The Act also extends liabilities and limitation periods and introduces new avenues for claims.
Our Building Safety Hub will help you get up to speed with everything you need to know about what is changing, when it is changing and who the changes will impact. Our expert teams of Real Estate, Construction and Regulatory lawyers are able to guide you through the new legislation and regulations, ensuring that those who may be affected are able to comply with the Act’s provisions as they come into force.