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Be ready, Step up. Act now.

The Building Safety Act 2022 brings in new roles and responsibilities to make high-rise residential buildings in England safer. Be ready for these changes so you can play your part.

Keep up to date with our
e-bulletin.

Register a high-rise residential building

High-rise residential buildings are defined as 18 metres tall or higher, or at least 7 floors tall, and must contain 2 or more residential units.

Learn more about applying to register a high-rise residential building, including what information you will need.

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Roles and responsibilities

Find out about the vital role accountable persons and principal accountable persons play in making high-rise residential buildings safer.

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News page

Get the latest news about building safety and the Building Safety Regulator.

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Resources

On this page you can find useful, shareable content designed to bring to life important detail and information about the new building safety regime.

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Updates from the Building Safety Regulator

Keep up to date with the new regulator with our e-bulletin.