Fitting a new staircase

There are many reasons for replacing or repositioning a staircase within a house. Whatever the cause of the work it’s essential to understand your home’s existing structure before beginning the work as it may require a new structural design and building regulations approval.


The following factsheet explains when to talk to a professionally qualified structural engineer and how they can improve your project.

Find an Engineer

Search for structural engineers across the UK using our database. Only firms with at least one member of The Institution of Structural Engineers are included, ensuring that you are put in touch with a trustworthy professional.