Building regulations and technical handbooks

You can view building regulations and technical handbooks on the Scottish Government’s website.


If you are carrying out building work and want to find someone who can certify that the work complies with building regulations, use The Scottish Government's Building Standards Certification Register.

Technical guidance


Procedural handbook

The Procedural Handbook 3rd Edition explains the procedures set up by the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 and the Building (Procedure) (Scotland) Regulations 2004.

Building (fees)

You can find Tables of Fees in section 3.14 of the Scottish Government's Procedural Handbook.

Building (forms)

Energy performance regulations