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Building (Scotland) Act 2003

Section 24: Building standards registers

70.Subsection (1)places a duty on local authorities to maintain registers for their areas with information about applications for building warrants, completion certificates and other matters required by regulations. Subsections (2) and (3) make provision for regulations about the content of registers and the form and manner in which they are to be kept. Subsection (4) states that the register must be available for public inspection at all reasonable times.

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