Final Regulation Impact Statements

A Final Regulation Impact Statement (RIS) incorporates comments and feedback from submissions received on the Consultation RIS, and is assessed by the Office of Best Practice Regulation to confirm compliance with the COAG requirements of best practice regulation. A Final RIS is only available after the decision makers have made a determination on the matter, as it reflects the outcome of the process.

Final RIS' are listed below.

Archived ABCB Final RIS' are also available for download from the Resource Library.


Energy efficiency of commercial buildings

The following documents are available:


Inclusion of heating and cooling energy load limits in NatHERS assessments 

The following documents are available:


Accessible adult change facilities in public buildings 

The following documents are available:


Fire safety in Class 2 and 3 residential buildings

The following documents are available:


Application of temperature control requirements for heated water 

The following documents are available:


Assessment of the NCC’s fire hose reel requirements for Class 5 office buildings

The following documents are available:


Fire sprinklers for covered balconies

The following documents are available:


Emergency Egress for People with Disability

The following documents are available: