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advice notes, information papers, construction details & technical bulletins

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The STA is the authoritative voice of the structural timber industry in the UK.  The Association is committed to stringent standards of quality and service and sets a professional benchmark for the industry.  We produce a range of Advice Notes, Information Papers, Construction Details and Technical Bulletins covering all aspects of structural timber design and application.

Information/documents are free to access, however some documents are only accessible to STA Members - Please note that in order to download information from this website, you will need to enter your contact details and by entering your details you confirm that you are happy to receive further information from the Structural Timber Association.

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This section includes general information on health & safety, Updated 2016 STA Terms and Conditions, STA membership, events, education and training.

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This section includes advice notes, technical bulletins, site safe information, structural documents, design documents and other technical information.

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This vault includes the STA video and member videos.

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Information Centre Disclaimer: The Structural Timber Association has an objective to share and inform. The Association makes every effort to ensure this material is accurate at the time of publication, however where technical information has been provided on this website, it has been compiled from a variety of third parties and is provided for information purposes only.  Further changes in circumstances after the publication of material or information may impact upon its accuracy and users of this website are responsible for assessing its relevance and verifying the accuracy of the content.  Whilst reasonable care is taken in relation to the website, we do not guarantee or warrant the accuracy of the information. To the fullest extent permitted by law, we will not be liable for any loss, damage, cost or expense incurred in relation to or arising by reason of any person relying on the information.

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