The British Woodworking Federation Group
Accredited Domestic Stairs

Accredited Domestic Stairs

Covers Single Occupancy Dwellings, use Type 1 as defined in the Building Regulations.

Domestic Stair BadgeBWF Stair Scheme Requirements

Stairs must be constructed in a prescriptive fashion to comply with the relevant technical standards and regulations as listed in the BWF Stair Scheme Design Guide Domestic Stairs OR,

Stairs must be tested to the relevant standards, including any demountable components OR,

Stairs Performance must be predicted in accordance with calculation standards (as defined in the BWF Stair Scheme Design Guide) or by a suitably qualified Structural Engineer and manufactured to these designs

The performance of the Stair can be demonstrated by successful application in existing installations (past experience, as defined within the Building Regulations) – in this instance materials that form part of the structural elements of the stair must conform to the specifications for structural materials as defined in the BWF Stair Scheme Design Guide – Domestic Stairs.

See the BWF Stair Scheme Design Guide – Domestic Stairs for further information

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