NCC 2019, Volume One (Version 1.1)
Public Comment Draft
The Public Comment Draft for NCC 2019, Volume One includes:
- new quantified performance metrics and Verification Methods;
- improved fire safety measures;
- removing the ability to use bonded laminated material where a non-combustible material is required;
- increased levels of energy efficiency for commercial buildings; and
- improved readability, including standardised Governing Requirements across the NCC.
Version 1.1 contains an additional row to Table E1.5 that requires sprinkler protection to Class 2 and 3 buildings and Class 4 parts of a building that are greater than three storeys in height yet less than 25m in effective height.