Part H5 Safe movement and access
SA H5O2 Objective2019: SA 6.1
The Objective is to safeguard people from injury and illness resulting from the creation of hazardous spaces between buildings.
SA H5F2 Space between buildings2019: SA 6.1
The space between buildings must not allow hazardous conditions to arise due to accumulation of rubbish that cannot be easily removed.
SA H5P3 Access for inspection and maintenance2019: SA 6.1
The space between buildings must be sufficient to allow access for inspection and maintenance to avoid hazardous conditions arising due to accumulation of rubbish that could—
- bridge termite barriers; or
- harbour vermin; or
- create a fire hazard.
SA H5D4 Minimum space between buildings2019: SA 6.2.1, 6.2.2
- any boundary of the allotment, unless that wall is on or abutting that boundary; or
- the external wall of any other building on the same allotment, unless the two buildings are abutting.