Resources

Advice and Guides - Republic of Ireland

Department of the Environment Planning Advice and Leaflets
Leaflets summarising planning issues as well as links to legislation and guidance documents.
Department of the Environment Building Control Publications
Building Control legislation and guidance documents, information on loft conversions, radon, new energy regulations.
Department of the Environment Architectural Heritage
Information and advice on historic buildings and protected structures.
HSA Health and Safety Guidelines
Advice leaflets for clients having construction work carried out.
SEI Homes
Sustainable Energy Ireland information for home owners
SEI Buildings
Sustainable energy Ireland information on buildings
RIAI Homepage
Information on the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland
RIAI guide to working with your Architect
RIAI guide to working with your Architect

Advice and Guides – Northern Ireland

The Planning Service, Northern Ireland
The Planning Service of Northern Ireland home page
The Planning Service Northern Ireland for Home Owners
Leaflets summarising planning issues around the home.
The Planning Service Northern Ireland for Businesses
Leaflets summarising planning issues for businesses
Building Control Northern Ireland
Building Control legislation and guidance documents, information on work requiring a building control application
NIEA Built Heritage
Northern Ireland Environment Agency Built Heritage
Health and Safety Executive Northern Ireland
Health and Safety Executive guide to Construction (Design and Managment) Regulations
Action Renewables Homepage
Advice on sustainable energy in Northern Ireland.
RIBA Homepage
The Royal Institute of British Architects home page
RIBA Guide to working with an Architect
Advice on working with an Architect.