New Government Advice Note on Balconies on Residential Buildings
On Monday 24th June 2019 the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government issued a further advice note covering fire safety considerations relating to balconies of residential buildings. This is applicable to all new and existing residential buildings of any height, and advises building owners to carry out risk assessments on all residential properties with balconies.
The advice note can be accessed here
Society members are strongly advised to review the advice note and consider whether they need to take any further action.