Description

With many new homes still required in order to meet the growing demand for housing in the UK, space is a key consideration. This webinar will provide an understanding of where flood resilience fits in with legislation practices and how this may change in the coming years. It will look at where flood resilience fits within building regulations and therefore what is compulsory with regards to flood resilience, as well as have a look at some of the voluntary standards, guidance and certifications that allow buildings to demonstrate a further commitment to these issues.

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Course Author(s)

Matt Barker

Consultant, BRE Centre for Resilience

Matt has been very heavily involved with several workstreams within Defra’s Property Flood Resilience Roundtable and leads Task Group 3 of this group. This included the development and management of an independent guidance portal for home and business owners within the UK – www.floodguidance.co.uk. He has also worked on the development of a national property flood resilience database (PFR-d), which can record flood resilience measures that have been installed on homes within the UK.

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