NCC 2019 Volume Three
Footnote: Other legislation affecting buildings

Footnote: Other legislation affecting buildings

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 plumbing that practitioners may need to be aware of, including, but not necessarily limited to, the following list.

1. Plumbing and Drainage

Administering Authority

Office of the Technical Regulator, Department for Energy and Mining

Relevant Legislation

Water Industry Act 2012

Water Industry Regulations 2012

2. Building

Administering Authority

Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure

Relevant Legislation

Development Act 1993

Development Regulations 2008

3. Health

Administering Authority

Health SA

Relevant Legislation

South Australian Health Act 2011

South Australian Public Health (Wastewater) Regulations 2013

Onsite Wastewater Systems Code 2013

Guidelines for the Control of Legionella 2013

Public and Environmental Health (Legionella) Regulations 2008

Safe Water Drinking Act 2011

4. Environment

Administering Authority

Environmental Protection Authority

Relevant Legislation

Environment Protection Act 1993

Environmental Protection Regulations 2009

5. Gas

Administering Authority

Office of the Technical Regulator, Department for Energy and Mining

Relevant Legislation

Gas Act 1997

Gas Regulations 2012

AS/NZS 5601 Gas Installations

AS 3814 Industrial and Commercial Gas Fired Appliances

AS/NZS 1596 The Storage and Handling of LP Gas

Energy Products (Safety and Efficiency) Act 2000

Energy Products (Safety and Efficiency) Regulations 2012

6. Electrical

Administering Authority

Office of the Technical Regulator, Department for Energy and Mining

Relevant Legislation

Electricity Act 1996

Electricity (General) Regulations 2012

Energy Products (Safety and Efficiency) Act 2000

Energy Products (Safety and Efficiency) Regulations 2012

AS/NZS 3000 Wiring Rules