Documents available for consideration as part of a Performance Solution

The ABCB’s Building Codes Committee and/or Plumbing Code Committee has agreed that the following documents are suitable for referencing in the 2019 edition of the NCC.


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Referenced document Year Title Amendment Volume One Volume Two Volume Three
AS 1288 2006 Glass in buildings - Selection and installation Amdt 3 Yes Yes  
AS 1657 2013 Fixed platforms, walkways, stairways and ladders-design, construction and installation Amdt 1 Yes Yes  
AS 2047 2014 Windows and external doors in buildings Amdt 1 & 2 Yes Yes  
AS 3700 2011 Masonry structures Amdt 2 Yes Yes  
AS 1905.1 2015 Components for the protection of openings in fire-resistant walls - Fire-resistant door sets Amdt 1 Yes    
AS/NZS 1170.2 2011 Structural design actions - wind actions Amdt 4 Yes Yes  
AS 1670.1 2015 Fire detection, warning, control and intercom systems - System design, installation and commissioning - Fire Amdt 1 Yes Yes  
AS 1668.2 2012 The use of ventilation and airconditioning in buildings - Mechanical ventilation in buildings Amdt 2 Yes Yes Yes
AS 1428.1 2009 Design for access and mobility - General requirements for access - New building work Amdt 2 Yes   Yes
AS/NZS 4200.1 2017  Pliable building membranes and underlays - Materials   Yes Yes  
AS 4200.2 2017 Pliable building membranes and underlays - Installation requirements   Yes Yes  

AS 4773.1

2015 Masonry in small buildings Amdt 1   Yes  
AS 4586 2013 Slip resistance classification of new pedestrian surface materials Amdt 1 Yes Yes