Part D1: D1.8 External Stairways: Building Code of Australia

AUST – HENDRY building surveyors advise that the Building Code of Australia (BCA) Part D1 Provision for Escape contains clause D1.8 External Stairways or Ramps in lieu of Fire-Isolated exits. The following information will help clients understand this clause. Building Code of Australia: Clause – Issue The external exit stair must not be exposed to openings in the building under Part D1 of the Building Code of Australia. Building Code of Australia:… Read more

BCA 2014 Information Seminars: Building Code of Australia

AUST – HENDRY building surveyors advise that Australian Building Codes Board (ABCB) is finalising updates to the 2014 (Building Code of Australia) National Construction Code and as building industry practitioners you need to know what changes are coming into effect. Presenters from ABCB will inform you of these changes at a series of Information Seminars, commencing in February 2014 in… Read more