RICS standards and guidance portal
New edition guidance note: Earth observation and aerial surveys
This updated global guidance note is intended for use by land, sea, engineering and environmental professionals acting in an advisory capacity, and by clients who are able to specify their own surveys. It is also intended for use by earth observation and aerial survey specialists.
RICS Forms of Consultant's Appointments
New RICS Forms of Consultant’s Appointment were published in May 2022 across a number of construction and related disciplines. The forms are available for England and Wales, Northern Ireland and Scotland.
New guidance note: Valuation of residential leasehold properties for secured lending purposes
This guidance note is intended to support valuers undertaking valuations for secured lending purposes on residential leaseholds in England and Wales, giving practical advice and highlighting key considerations.
New guidance note: Land measurement for planning and development purposes
This 1st edition guidance note brings consistency in the use of the terminology applied to different areas of land for planning and development
New guidance note: Asbestos
This guidance note contains a comprehensive overview of the legislation and industry guidance that govern the complex subject of asbestos.