Bushfire Verification Method handbook

Provides guidance to use this Verification Method in NCC Volumes One and Two.

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Indoor air quality handbook

Provides guidance to use the NCC indoor air quality (IAQ) Verification Methods.

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Landslide hazards handbook

Provides guidance on building related issues on sites prone to landslide hazard.

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Access Verification Methods handbook

Provides guidance to use these Verification Methods in NCC Volume One for ramps and access to and within a building.

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Fire Safety Verification Method handbook

Provides guidance to use the Fire Safety Verification Method (FSVM) for buildings in NCC Volume One.

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Upgrading existing buildings handbook

Provides guidance to develop or approve a scope of proposed remedial work to upgrade an existing building for multi-residential, commercial, industrial and public buildings.

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Condensation in Buildings handbook

Assists in the assessment and management of the risk of condensation and its consequences.

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Digital building telecommunications access handbook

Provides guidance on facilitating access to buildings for telecommunications services.

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Energy efficiency NCC Volume Two handbook

Provides practitioners with sufficient knowledge to successfully apply energy efficiency requirements for residential dwellings.

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Construction of Buildings in Flood Hazard Areas handbook

Provides an understanding of the provisions in the ABCB Standard for Construction of Buildings in Flood Hazard Areas. Offers additional advisory information outside the scope of the Standard.

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Australian Fire Engineering Guidelines

Contains contemporary information for the fire safety design of buildings. Provides guidance to fire engineers on analysis and evaluation strategies of a project.

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NCC 2022 energy efficiency project - rationale and scope

This supporting documents assists in understanding the focus of changes being considered for the 2022 version of the National Construction Code (NCC 2022) in regards to:

Structural robustness handbook

Provides guidance to use the Verification Methods in NCC Volumes One and Two. It helps to understand methods used to assess structural robustness with practical examples.

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Lifts used during evacuation handbook

Provides guidance on risks and equipment limitations when considering lifts as a Performance Solution.

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Structural reliability handbook

Provides guidance to use these Verification Methods in NCC Volumes One and Two. It offers theory about structural reliability and the policy objectives of these Performance Requirements.

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Warm water systems handbook

Provides guidance on warm water systems in NCC Volume Three for plumbing and drainage solutions.

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Cross connection control handbook

Provides guidance on cross-connection control in NCC Volume Three for plumbing and drainage solutions.

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Calculating the Total-R-Value – Case study 3

This case study shows how to calculate the Total R-Value, including thermal bridging, for roof system in a Class 7 storage facility located in climate zone 6.

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Calculating the Total-R-Value – Case study 2

This case study shows how to calculate the Total R-Value, including thermal bridging, for a wall system in a Class 6 shop located in climate zone 3.

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Calculating the Total-R-Value – Case study 1

This case study shows how to calculate the Total R-Value, including thermal bridging, for a wall system in a Class 3 residential building located in climate zone 5.

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