Design Regulations, BKR
Mandatory provisions and general recommendations
Please note that the Design Regulations, BKR, expired on 1 January 2011.
The European construction standards (Eurocodes), together with the national choices in the Boverket Series of Provision on the Application of European Construction Standards (EKS) constitute in most cases the only system for the design of load bearing structures in Sweden.
This reprint of Design Regulations, BKR, of the Swedish Board of Housing, Building and Planning contains mandatory provisions and general recommendations pursuant to the Planning and Building Act (1987:10), PBL, the Act on Technical Requirements for Construction Works etc (1994:847) and the Decree on Technical Requirements for Construction Works etc (1994:1215).