Lifetime design standards for homes
- Valid from
- Information provider
- Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment
- Information type
- Section 175 guidance
A growing number of builders are now being asked to construct homes which meet the Lifetime Design standards. Lifetime Design is an independent, not-for-profit social enterprise which has developed a design framework for ensuring a house is accessible, adaptable and inclusive.
Lifetime Design standards cover five key principles:
- lifetime value.