UKWAS Initial Revision Draft – 1st March 2021

A sixty-day consultation on an UKWAS 5 Initial 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.

Stakeholders are encouraged to read through the draft and submit their comments using the Consultation Template. A further draft will then be prepared taking the feedback into account and a second revision draft will be released for a further round of consultation beginning in October.

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

The following documentation is available:

  • Consultation Paper
  • Consultation Template
  • UKWAS 5 Initial Revision Draft (full version)
  • UKWAS 5 Initial Revision Draft (requirements-only version)

Standard-users and stakeholders should submit their input by Friday, 30th April 2021 to