Estates technical guidance

These technical guidance documents bring together all documents relating to health building notes (HBNs) and Health technical memoranda (HTMs) as well as any miscellaneous NHS estates related technical guidance.

Responsibility for technical guidance transferred to NHS Improvement in February 2017 which is now part of NHS England and NHS Improvement. All extant Department of Health and Social Care documents can now be found here in addition to new guidance issued by NHS England and NHS Improvement.


Complete list of GOV.UK publications related to NHS estates

This list shows the publication status of NHS estates including building notes, technical memorandums and framework policies and procedures.


Health building notes

This series brings together all documents relating to health building notes (HBN).


Health technical memoranda

This series brings together all documents relating to Health technical memoranda.


Other guidance

All other miscellaneous NHS estates related technical guidance.