SAB Applications


SAB Applications

On the 1st May 2018 the Welsh Minister signed the Commencement Order for Schedule 3 of the Flood and Water Management Act 2010. This brought the schedule into force on the 7th January 2019.

What does this mean?

All developments greater than a single property or development over the threshold of 100 square metres will require SAB approval.

SAB stands for SuDS Approving Body.

Coordination with the SAB needs to take place from the pre-application stage to ensure the suitability of a proposed SuDs design is in line with national standards, adequate site layout and ultimately SAB approval.

Note, this process is separate from the planning application process but can run concurrently with it Sanderson Associates has coordinated SAB pre-applications for developments of all sizes. We provide this service for sites throughout Wales.

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Sanderson Associates have enjoyed over 37 years in business, our experienced Drainage Design engineers have produced designs for a variety of developments throughout the UK, Isle of Man and Ireland.

We would be pleased to provide you with our competitive fee proposal to provide you with our Drainage Design Services, please call us on 01924 844080 or click here to complete our secure online form.

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