Building Code of Australia - South Australia

Service summary

The Building Code of Australia is a uniform set of technical provisions for the design and construction of buildings and other structures throughout Australia.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Administering agency

Australian Building Codes Board

Act(s) name

Development Act 1993 (South Australia)

Electricity Act 1996 (South Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Development Regulations 2008 (South Australia)

Electricity (General) Regulations 1997 (South Australia)

Supported Residential Facilities Regulations 1994 (South Australia)

Contact details

Manager, Building Policy

Operating address:
Roma Mitchell House
136 North Terrace
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address:
GPO Box 1815
Adelaide SA 5001





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