The ABCB’s Building Codes Committee and/or Plumbing Code Committee has agreed that the following documents are suitable for referencing in the 2022 edition of the NCC.

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Referenced document Year Title Amendment Vol. One Vol. Two Vol. Three
AS/NZS 1170.2 2021 Structural design actions, Part 2: Wind actions   Yes Yes  
AS 1288 2021 Glass in Buildings – Selection and installation   Yes Yes  
AS 1397 2021   Continuous hot-dip metallic coated steel sheet and strip - Coatings of zinc and zinc alloyed with aluminium and magnesium     Yes  
AS 1562.3 2006 Design and installation of sheet roof and wall cladding, Part 3: Plastic   Yes Yes  
AS 1670.1 2018 Fire detection, warning, control and intercom systems – System design, installation and commissioning, Part 1: Fire Amdt 1 Yes Yes  
AS 1670.3 2018 Fire detection, warning, control and intercom systems – System design, installation and commissioning, Part 3: Fire alarm monitoring Amdt 1 Yes    
AS 1670.4 2018 Fire detection, warning, control and intercom systems – System design, installation and commissioning, Part 4: Emergency warning and intercom systems Amdt 1 Yes    
AS 1684.2 2021 Residential timber-framed construction, Part 2: Non-cyclonic areas   Yes Yes  
AS 1684.3 2021 Residential timber-framed construction, Part 3: Cyclonic areas   Yes Yes  
AS/NZS 1720.4 2019 Timber structures, Part 4: Fire resistance of timber elements   Yes Yes  
AS 1720.5 2015 Timber structures, Part 5: Nailplated timber roof trusses Amdt 1 Yes Yes  
AS 2118.1 2017 Automatic fire sprinkler systems, Part 1: General systems Amdt 2 Yes    
AS 2118.4 2012 Automatic fire sprinkler systems, Part 4: Sprinkler protection for accommodation buildings not exceeding four storeys in height   Yes    
AS/NZS 2293.1 2018 Emergency lighting and exit signs for buildings, Part 1: System design, installation and operation Amdt 1 Yes    
AS/NZS 2327 2017 Composite structures - Composite steel-concrete construction in buildings Amdt 1 Yes Yes  
AS 2419.1 2021 Fire hydrant installations, Part 1: System design, installation and commissioning   Yes    
AS 2699.1 2020 Built-in components for masonry construction, Part 1: Wall ties     Yes  
AS 2699.3 2020 Built-in components for masonry construction, Part 3: Lintels and shelf angles (durability requirements)     Yes  
AS/NZS 3500.0 2021 Plumbing and drainage, Part 0: Glossary of terms       Yes
AS/NZS 3500.1 2021 Plumbing and drainage, Part 1: Water services       Yes
AS/NZS 3500.2 2021 Plumbing and drainage, Part 2: Sanitary plumbing and drainage Amdt 1     Yes
AS/NZS 3500.3 2021 Plumbing and drainage, Part 3: Stormwater drainage   Yes Yes  
AS/NZS 3500.4 2021 Plumbing and drainage, Part 4: Heated water services       Yes
AS 3600 2018 Concrete structures Amdt 2 Yes Yes  
AS 3740 2021 Waterproofing of domestic wet areas   Yes Yes  
AS 3959 2018 Construction of buildings in bushfire-prone areas Amdts 1 & 2 Yes Yes  
AS 4055 2021 Wind loads for housing   Yes Yes  
AS 4100 2020 Steel structures   Yes Yes  
AS 4200.1 2017 Pliable building membranes and underlays, Part 1: Materials Amdt 1 Yes Yes  
AS 4200.2 2017 Pliable building membranes and underlays, Part 2: Installation Amdt 2 Yes Yes  
AS/NZS 4234 2021 Heated water systems - Calculation of energy consumption       Yes
AS 4254.1 2021 Ductwork for air-handling systems in buildings, Part 1: Flexible duct   Yes Yes  
AS 5216 2021 Design of post-installed and cast-in fastenings in concrete,    Yes Yes  
NASH Standard 2021 Steel Framed Construction in Bushfire Areas     Yes