Scottish Building Regulations

Standard 3.14 : Domestic Buildings

The Regulations detail the recommended ventilation for a dwelling and includes both mechanical and passive ventilation requirements for:

  • Apartment
  • Kitchen
  • Utility Room
  • Bathroom or Shower Room (with and without WC)
  • Toilet

Specific details regarding work on existing buildings and whole house mechanical ventilation systems such as MEV and MVHR are also noted.

Full details can be obtained by visiting the SBSA website

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