This section includes building work for windows, internal walls, internal and external doorways, internal linings and finishes, and internal doorway alteration for accessibility reasons.
The table below shows the exemptions included in this section and the professional you will need to approach for advice as needed.
|Description||Is an authorised professional legally required?||Who can provide professional advice?|
|3.1||Windows and exterior doorways in existing dwellings and outbuildings||No||Licensed Building Practitioner|
|3.2||Alteration to entrance or internal doorway to facilitate access for persons with disabilities||No||Licensed Building Practitioner|
|3.3||Internal walls and doorways in existing building||No||Licensed Building Practitioner|
|3.4||Internal linings and finishes in an existing dwelling||No||Licensed Building Practitioner|
*Owners must look at the relevant section of guidance to identify under which detailed conditions the building work qualifies for the exemption.