NCC 2019 Volume Three
Footnote: Other legislation affecting water and plumbing systems

Footnote: Other legislation affecting water and plumbing systems

In addition to this Code, there are a number of other legislative technical requirements affecting the design, construction, installation, replacement, repair, alteration and maintenance of water and plumbing systems that practitioners may need to be aware of including, but not necessarily limited to, the following list.

1. Plumbing and Drainage

Administering Agency

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Relevant Legislation

Water and Sewerage Act 2000

2. Building

Administering Agency

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Relevant Legislation

Building Act 2004

3. Health

Administering Agency

Health Directorate

Relevant Legislation

Health Act 1993

4. Environment

Administering Agency

Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Relevant Legislation

Environment Protection Act 1997

5. Gas

Administering Agency

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Relevant Legislation

Gas Safety Act 2000

6. Electrical

Administering Agency

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Relevant Legislation

Electricity Safety Act 1971

7. Utilities

Administering Agency

Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Relevant Legislation

Utilities Act 2000

Utilities (Technical Regulation) Act 2014

8. Planning

Administering Agency

Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Relevant Legislation

Planning and Development Act 2007