NCC 2017 – Why can’t I find it?

Wednesday, 1 February 2017 image of a man thinking

With the new year well underway, you might be wondering why you haven’t heard any mention of NCC 2017.

For those of you looking for the current version of the NCC, the good news is you probably already have it…

NCC 2016 is valid and current until 2019

The NCC has a three-year amendment cycle, which means that NCC 2016 is valid and current until the introduction of NCC 2019 in May of 2019.  The change from a yearly amendment cycle to a three-yearly amendment cycle was made in 2016. It aims to reduce red tape and provide industry with higher levels of certainty. Less frequent changes means the industry has a better chance of being abreast of the current requirements in the Code.

With that in mind, it might be useful to take note of the key dates in the NCC amendment cycle…