All RICS professional guidance is subject to a public consultation prior to publication.
Additionally, we and our members are regularly consulted by governments and other bodies on policy issues relating to land, property, construction and the environment.
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Nigel Sellars FRICS, 18 Aug 2017
We invite comments on a revised guidance note: Surveyors and lawyers involved in lease renewals under PACT, 2nd edition.
10 Aug 2017
We invite comments on a new draft guidance note: Risk, Liability and Insurance in Valuation Work, 2nd edition.
Sophie Hall, 02 Aug 2017
Last week the Government announced new proposals to cut "unfair abuses of leasehold", with particular focus on the sale of new build leasehold houses and the charging of leaseholders' high and accelerating ground rents. This could potentially have implications for lenders, agents, property managers, surveyors and valuers.
20 Jul 2017
The Fire Sector Federation (FSF) has released a nationwide survey to help them understand the fire and construction industries’ views about the future of fire safety, formally known as 'Approved Document B' (AD B). They want the input of RICS professionals to help shape the future guidance of fire safety in the built environment.
Nigel Sellars FRICS, 05 Jul 2017
We invite participation in the public consultation on the professional standards (known as Practice Statements) for Registered Property Receivers (RPRs) seeking the views of stakeholders, in order to ascertain if they remain fit for purpose, or require amendment or addition.
30 Mar 2017
We regularly receive invitations and requests to respond to initiatives, developments and policy proposals issued by the Scottish Government, Scottish Parliament and other organisations working in land, property and construction.
15 Sep 2016
On behalf of the Scottish Government’s Independent Adviser on Tenant Farming (IATF), RICS in Scotland is undertaking a nationwide, time-limited project focussed specifically on developing a better understanding of the role and conduct of agents in rent reviews.
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