Last edited 16 Oct 2020

Main author

BRE Group Researcher Website

Dedicated and safe cycle lanes

BREEAM UK New Construction, Non-domestic Buildings (United Kingdom), Technical Manual, SD5078: BREEAM UK New Construction 2018 3.0, published by BRE Global Limited, suggests that dedicated and safe cycle lanes are:

Marked-out and clearly signed routes to accommodate building users arriving on and travelling through the assessed site on a bicycle. They must also have the following features:

  1. Adequate external lighting in accordance with BS 5489-1:2013 Lighting of roads and public amenity areas.
  2. Appropriate sized, designed and constructed. The following publications offer guidance on how to demonstrate this:

--BRE Group

[edit] Related articles on Designing Buildings Wiki

Designing Buildings Anywhere

Get the Firefox add-on to access 20,000 definitions direct from any website

Find out more Accept cookies and
don't show me this again
"