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Codes of Practice

Codes of Practice refer to statutory and voluntary working documents that contain a set of rules and guidance for the use of professionals.  Codes of Practice are often underpinned through primary and secondary legislation.

Date   Title  Link
March 2011 Code of Practice on Recording of Underground Apparatus in Roads Link

April 2011

Code of Practice for Dispute Resolution and Appeals Link
January 2014 Code of Practice for Penalties Link
April 2013 Code of Practice for the Co-ordination of Works in Roads


Appendix F - Paper Notices

January 2015 Specification for the Reinstatement of Openings in Roads


(previous version for reinstatements

completed before January 2015 - Link)

October 2012 Code of Practice for Inspections


Appendix B - Suggested Form Templates

October 2013

Safety at Street Works and Road Works A Code of Practice


June 1992 Measures Necessary where Apparatus is affected by Major Works (Diversionary Works)

Link (to be read in conjunction with

Diversionary Works Advice Note 2010 )