MSSA 76D Swimming Pool Safety

SA – HENDRY building surveyors advise a revised Minister’s Specification SA 76D – Swimming Pool Safety – new prescribed requirements for upgrading prescribed swimming pools took effect on 15 May 2014 by notice in the Government Gazette. The Minister’s Specification was revised to refer to the 2012 version of Australian Standard AS 1926.1. Note that the Minister’s Specification only applied to prescribed… Read more

Sound Requirements: Residential Construction: Building Code of Australia

SA – HENDRY building surveyors advise that the South Australian Government has introduced a specification – Minister’s Specification SA 78B – ‘Construction Requirements for the Control of External Sound’ which came into effect on 1 March 2013. This must be used in conjunction with the Building Code of Australia. This policy will attempt to regulate excessive noise at the building… Read more

Sound Requirements: Residential Construction: Building Code of Australia

SA – HENDRY building surveyors advise that the South Australian Government has introduced a specification – Minister’s Specification SA 78B – ‘Construction Requirements for the Control of External Sound’ which came into effect on 1 March 2013. This must be used in conjunction with the Building Code of Australia. This policy will attempt to regulate excessive noise at the building… Read more

MSSA 76D Swimming Pool Safety

SA – HENDRY building surveyors advise a revised Minister’s Specification SA 76D – Swimming Pool Safety – new prescribed requirements for upgrading prescribed swimming pools took effect on 15 May 2014 by notice in the Government Gazette. The Minister’s Specification was revised to refer to the 2012 version of Australian Standard AS 1926.1. Note that the Minister’s Specification only applied… Read more

Swimming Pool Safety: Building Code of Australia

SA – HENDRY building surveyors advise that the SA Planning Division has issued an Advisory Note building titled ‘TECHNICAL: Swimming Pool Safety: Councils inspection of new swimming pools’. The Development (Swimming Pool Safety) Variation Regulations 2013 were announced in the Government Gazette on 19 December 2013 and come into effect on 1 January 2014… (more) Further Advice For building surveying… Read more

Sound Requirements: Residential Construction: Building Code of Australia

SA – HENDRY building surveyors advise that the South Australian Government has introduced a specification – Minister’s Specification SA 78B – ‘Construction Requirements for the Control of External Sound’ which came into effect on 1 March 2013. This must be used in conjunction with the Building Code of Australia. This policy will attempt to regulate excessive noise at the building… Read more