Regulations and recommendations on accessibility and in public spaces, and constructions other than buildings.
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One of the systems for construction verification in Sweden, are the so called eurocodes (European construction standards). Here you can read about their areas of application.
There are several factors that have an influence on the increasing housing prices. Higher incomes are the strongest factor, because it leads to a stronger demand – with raising prices as a result. Even the living closeness have an effect on prices, as well as expected price increase and terms of lending.
Knowledge about the history of the Swedish system of municipal nonprofit housing is crucial to the current debate about the role and future tasks of the municipal housing companies. This paper is a reprint of the original version from Boverket.
Boverket's general recommendations (2015:1) on open space for play and time spent outdoors in after-school centres, preschools, schools or similar establishments
This is general recommendations for chapter 8, Section 9 second paragraph, Section 10 and 11 of the Planning and Building Act (2010:900), PBL.
This is the English translation of Boverket´s Building Regulations, for informative purposes. Please note that the Building Regulations (BBR) are often updated. This version, BBR 26 BFS 2018:4, is not the latest version.
This publication gives examples of planning methods that can be used to include the security and gender equality aspects in planning. It is one of three independent booklets that together consider security from a gender equality perspective.
Adaptation through planning and construction can help to reduce the negative effects of climate change, such as flooding, landslides, landslips, and erosion. The brochure provides guidance and support to for example propertyowners, developers and officials in municipalities and the state.
If you are a manufacturer of construction products, you are responsible that your products meet the existing regulations. From 1 July 2013, construction products covered by a harmonised standard must have a declaration of performance and CE marking to be sold within the EU.
How great are the risks on the housing market, and do they change over time? An important housing choice that we all have to make is whether to rent or buy. We choose what kind of risk we are willing to take.