Important Announcements

2017 NCC Information Seminars

Image of a seminar

Registrations are NOW OPEN for the ABCB's NCC Information Seminars

The NCC Information Seminar include presentations from the ABCB, Standards Australia and local Building Control Administrations. They consist of a half-day session, dedicated to the use and application of the BCA. An additional half day afternoon session focusing on performance solutions is being held in Sydney and Melbourne.

Please note, these Seminars were held in early 2017 and are no longer open for registration.

For information regarding the 2018 NCC Seminars please read our latest update.

Image gallery will go here

The BCA session

The BCA session includes a presentation on the application of BCA provisions using designs and scenarios. The session also covers updates on the CodeMark Certification Scheme. Information on fire safety in high rise buildings will also be presented.

Other presentations

Part of the BCA session also includes Standards Australia's update on recently published standards and those being developed. In addition, the local Building Control Administration will be providing a presentation on state/territory specific information.

Pathways within a Performance Based Code Session - SOLD OUT

This new additional session is only available in Sydney and Melbourne as a pilot for this format. It is dedicated to using and developing performance based solutions. This session is available at a reduced rate if combined with the BCA session.

BCA Sessions

 City Date Venue
Canberra 14 February National Convention Centre 
Hobart 17 February Hotel Grand Chancellor
Brisbane 21 & 22 February Brisbane Hilton
Darwin  24 February  Darwin Convention Centre
Perth  28 February & 1 March Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre (PCEC) 
Adelaide  6 March Adelaide Convention Centre
Sydney  8 & 9 March The Westin
Melbourne 15 & 16 March  Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) 

Performance Sessions - Pathways within a Performance Based Code

City Date Venue
Sydney 9 March The Westin
Melbourne 15 March Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC)

Session times

BCA Sessions will be held from 9.30am to 12.30pm with an extra session in Sydney available in the afternoon of 8 March from 1.30pm to 4.30pm.

Pathways within a Performance Based Code sessions run from 1.30pm to 4.30pm.

Webcasts of all seminar presentations will be released on the ABCB website in May.

PCA webcast

An update on the PCA, including a focus on WaterMark developments, will be released as a webcast in 2017.

Note: A certificate of attendance is available at the conclusion of each session for those eligible for continuing professional development (CPD) points.

View Article Gallery

Was this article helpful?

In a few words, please tell us how we could improve future articles on ABCB Connect