Entrance doors to New Dwellings

The minimum clear width of entrance doors to new dwellings are:

 

Category 1 dwelling - 775mm

 

Category 2 dwelling - 850mm

 

Category 3 dwellings - 850mm

 

Below is an extract from Approved Document M Volume 1 showing how to measure the clear width of a door

A Category 2 dwelling should have a 300mm nib to the leading edge of the door, i.e. the handle side, in the direction of opening.

 

A Category 3 dwelling should have a 300mm nib to the leading edge and a 200mm nib to the following edge.  The following edge is at the handle side of the door to the edge that the door opens away from.

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