Red Book Global Standards: UK national supplement
The new Red Book Global Standards: UK national supplement was published on 19 October 2023 and will become effective 1 May 2024
Whole life carbon assessment for the built environment
This second edition standard will enable professionals to make prudent decisions to limit the whole life carbon impact of buildings and infrastructure. It facilitates carbon measurement from the production of construction materials to the design, construction and eventual end of life of built assets.
New infrastructure section: Telecoms
This new section looks at different types of communications sites and apparatus, including their installation, upgrade and renewal. It also examines legislation in the telecoms industry, including town and country planning and the Electronic Communications Code.
New section: Visitor attractions
This new section covers how to value these attractions and the different considerations.
Free, confidential and professional support for the surveying community
LionHeart, the charity for RICS professionals, is there to support you from apprenticeships and APC pathways, throughout your career and into retirement. Services include counselling and emotional support, financial support if you or your family member become seriously ill or lose your job, free legal advice and work-related support such as coaching and employment advice. There is also a range of approved-for-CPD online learning specially designed to support your well-being, personal, and career development.