Upgrading existing buildings

This non-mandatory Handbook assists practitioners when developing or approving a scope of proposed remedial work to upgrade an existing building. The content is relevant to multi-residential, commercial, industrial and public buildings. Relevant State and Territory legislation is also included in an appendix to the handbook.

A five step process for scoping proposed remedial work is described. Examples of its application to fire safety, energy efficiency and access for people with a disability are also provided.

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