New A5 Category of Certification: Building Code of Australia

NSW – HENDRY building certifiers advise that the Building Professionals Board has announced that the new category of A5 certifiers will be able to issue complying development certificates under State Environmental Planning Policy (Port Botany and Port Kembla) 2013, for developments that can’t be classified under the Building Code of Australia (BCA) – things like rail-mounted cranes and loaders …… Read more

New A5 Category of Certification: Building Code of Australia

NSW – HENDRY building certifiers advise that the Building Professionals Board has announced that the new category of A5 certifiers will be able to issue complying development certificates under State Environmental Planning Policy (Port Botany and Port Kembla) 2013, for developments that can’t be classified under the Building Code of Australia (BCA) – things like rail-mounted cranes and loaders …… Read more

Building Code of Australia (BCA): Building Regulations: Basic Concepts

AUST – HENDRY building surveyors advise that Australia’s Building Regulations are principally a set of administrative provisions that call up the technical requirements of the Building Code of Australia (BCA) by reference. The BCA cannot be read in isolation as it is the Building Regulations which amongst other things are exempt from compliance with the BCA, certain types and sizes… Read more