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RICS draft guidance note - Technical due diligence of commercial property, 5th edition

We invite responses to a questionnaire and general comments for the draft guidance note - Technical due diligence of commercial property, 5th edition. Please comment on the technical content of the draft as opposed to the formatting/ appearance.

Open 09 Feb 2019 07 Apr 2019

RICS draft guidance note – Party wall legislation and procedure, 7th edition

We invite comments on a draft guidance note – Party wall legislation and procedure, 7th edition. Please comment on the technical content of the draft as opposed to the formatting/ appearance.

Open 04 Mar 2019 14 Apr 2019

RICS draft professional statement - Code for leasing business premises in England and Wales, 1st edition

RICS invites comments on the draft professional statement - Code for leasing business premises in England and Wales, 1st edition

Open 25 Mar 2019 05 May 2019