Documents available for consideration as part of a Performance Solution

The ABCB’s Building Codes Committee and/or Plumbing Code Committee has agreed that the following documents are suitable for referencing in the 2022 edition of the NCC.

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Referenced document Year Title Amendment Volume One Volume Two Volume Three
AS/NZS 1720.4 2019 Timber structures, Part 4: Fire resistance of timber elements   Yes Yes Yes
AS 2118.1 2017 Automatic fire sprinkler systems, Part 1: General systems Amdt 2 Yes    
AS/NZS 2327 2017 Composite structures - Composite steel-concrete construction in buildings Amdt 1 Yes Yes Yes
AS 2699.1 2020 Built-in components for masonry construction, Part 1: Wall ties     Yes  
AS 2669.3 2020 Built-in components for masonry construction, Part 3: Lintels and shelf angles (durability requirements)     Yes  
AS 4100 2020 Steel Structures   Yes Yes Yes
AS 1562.3 2006 Design and installation of sheet roof and wall cladding - Plastic   Yes Yes  
AS 1720.5 2015 Timber structures - Nailplated timber roof trusses Amdt 1 Yes Yes  
AS 5216 2018 Design of post-installed and cast-in fastenings in concrete Amdt 1 Yes Yes  
AS 3959 2018 Construction of buildings in bushfire-prone areas Amdt 1 Yes Yes  
AS/NZS 3500.4 2018 Plumbing and drainage, Part 4, Heated water services Amdt 2     Yes