Consultations - SNIPEF


Welcome to the SNIPEF consultation page, your destination for directly influencing the future direction of the plumbing and heating industry in Northern Ireland and Scotland.

Here at SNIPEF, we appreciate that our members possess a wealth of real-life and real-time insights, experiences and opinions regarding the plumbing and heating profession.

This page is designed to empower you to influence SNIPEF and government consultations that shape the future of our industry. Your input is invaluable; it helps us accurately represent the collective voice of our members and ensures your unique perspective is accounted for in decision-making processes.

Consultation: Building Warrant Fees (Scottish Government)

This consultation seeks to obtain the views on proposed increases to the building warrant fees required to deliver change to strengthen the building standards system and the development of a new building warrant fees model in Scotland. 

This consultation forms part of the work undertaken by the Verification Delivery Model work stream which is one of the seven work streams being directed by the Building Standards Futures Board.

The consultation will gather views and opinions from a range of stakeholders, construction sector organisations and businesses, and the general public on increases to the building warrant fees in Scotland.

The increase in fees will be used to facilitate the strengthening and improvement of service delivery within the building standards system in Scotland brought through by the changes developed and shaped by the Futures Board’s 7 work streams.

Consultation closes: 24 October 2023

Full Consultation document

SNIPEF Summary of consulation

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