The building byelaws are defined as the standards and specifications designed to grant minimum safeguards to the workers during construction, to the health and comfort of the users and to provide enough safety to the public in general. The regulation set out the basic requirements to be observed in the of design and construction of buildings. They are applied to new building and also to extensions, material alterations, and certain changes of use of existing buildings.
A building byelaw is a local law framed by a subordinate authority. It channelizes to achieve the concepts & policies outlined in the master plans of the city, in order to give a particular ARCHITECTURAL CHARACTER to the city.
Bye-laws are an integral part of many organization yet they are often misunderstood because there are different policies and procedure concerning g how bye-laws can be established or govern an organization.