Legal requirements for communal entrance doors

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    Legal requirements for communal entrance doors

    I am looking for information on the law/regulations for communal entrance doors.
    For context we live in a converted house that contains four separate flats in England.

    Ive read things about communal doors should be able to be opened in one motion but i cant tell if thats recommendations or if its the law.

    Any help would be appreciated.

    #2
    The housing act mandates it be of solid construction and can be opened without the need of a coded device or key.
    Is it the final exit door of an escape route?

    Andy

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      #3
      The answer is somewhere in here I think.

      https://assets.publishing.service.go...19_edition.pdf

      Watch out if you have a MA, anything you do could incur endless charges to inspect over and over again.

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