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What is the maximum slope that concrete block paving can be laid?

The concrete block paving design codes do not provide any specific guidance on this however it is generally accepted that if you can drive up the slope then it is suitable for block paving. To help prevent blocks moving it is good practice to install intermediate restraints at intervals.

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