NCC 2019 Volume Three
Footnote: Other legislation affecting buildings

Footnote: Other legislation affecting buildings

In addition to any applicable provisions of the Plumbers Licensing and Plumbing Standards Regulations 2000, Plumbers Licensing Act 1995, the Building Act 2004 and this code, there are a number of other legislative technical requirements affecting the design, construction, installation, replacement, repair, alteration and maintenance of a plumbing system that practitioners may need to be aware of, including, but not limited to, the following list. Additional legislative instruments such as regulation, codes and standards may exist under the legislation listed.

1. Planning

Administering Agency

Western Australian Planning Commission

Relevant Legislation

Planning and Development Act 2005

2. Building

Administering Agency

Building Commission

Relevant Legislation

Building Act 2010

3. Health

Administering Agency

Department of Health

Relevant Legislation

Health Act 1911

4. Child Care

Administering Agency

Department of Communities

Relevant Legislation

Child Care Services Act 2006

5. Gas Installations

Administering Agency

Energy Safety

Relevant Legislation

Gas Standards Act 1972

6. Environment

Administering Agency

Environment Protection Authority

Relevant Legislation

Environment Protection Act 1986

7. Electrical Installations

Administering Agency

Energy Safety

Relevant Legislation

Electricity Act 1945

8. Water Resource

Administering Agency

Department of Water

Relevant Legislation

Water Services Act 2012