ABCB Housing Provisions


Part 2.1 Scope and application of Section 2

Part 2.1 Scope and application of Section 2

(1) This Section sets out the Deemed-to-Satisfy Provisions for structural stability and resistance (see Part 2.2).

(2) For other structural provisions not included in this Section, refer to the following Deemed-to-Satisfy Provisions in NCC Volume Two:

  1. Site preparation — see H1D3.
  2. Footings and slabs — see H1D4.
  3. Masonry — see H1D5.
  4. Framing — see H1D6.
  5. Roof and wall cladding — see H1D7.
  6. Glazing — see H1D8.
  7. Earthquake areas — see H1D9.
  8. Flood hazard areas — see H1D10.
  9. Attachment of decks and balconies to external walls of buildings — see H1D11.

The application of Section 2 is subject to the following:

  1. The Governing Requirements of NCC Volume Two.
  2. The State and Territory variations, additions and deletions contained in the Schedules to the ABCB Housing Provisions and NCC Volume Two.

Explanatory information

In NCC 2019, the content of Section 2 of the ABCB Housing Provisions (other than content added in NCC 2022 or later) was contained in Part 3.0 of NCC Volume Two.