UKWAS Second Revision Draft – 1st October 2021

A sixty-day consultation on an UKWAS 5 Second Revision Draft is now open.

The consultation draft has been prepared by a chamber-balanced working group reflecting economic, environmental and social interests taking full account of earlier stakeholder input.

This is the final consultation round and stakeholders are encouraged to read through the draft and submit their comments using the Consultation Template.

The aim is for a new fifth edition of the UKWAS standard to be effective from April 2023.

The following documentation is available:

Consultation documents:

  • UKWAS Consultation Paper on Second Revision Draft
  • UKWAS 5 Consultation Template (Second Revision Draft)

UKWAS 5 Second Revision Drafts:

  • UKWAS 5 Second Revision Draft (Requirements-only version)
  • UKWAS 5 Second Revision Draft (Full version)

Consultation Reports:

  • UKWAS Revision 2020-23 Initial Revision Draft Consultation Report
  • Consultation Report Annex 1

Standard-users and stakeholders should submit their input by Tuesday, 30th November 2021 to