Australian New Zealand Standard AS / NZS 1170.2:2002 Structural Design Actions - Wind Actions - Victoria

Service summary

You will be required to comply with this standard if you intend to construct an unregistrable movable dwelling or annexe, or install an unregistrable movable dwelling or annexe in a caravan park. This standard specifies design values of wind actions for use in structural design. It is intended to be used in conjunction with AS / NZS 1170.1, which gives the procedure for structural design. Wind speeds and direction factors are provided for a range of probabilities of exceedance.

Other factors cover the environment around the structure, the geometry of the structure and the dynamic interaction of the structure with the wind.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

Department of Justice and Regulation
Consumer Affairs Victoria

Act(s) name

Residential Tenancies Act 1997 (Victoria)

Regulation(s) name

Residential Tenancies (Caravan Parks and Movable Dwellings Registration and Standards) Regulations 2010 (Victoria)

Contact details

Department of Justice and Regulation
Consumer Affairs Victoria


Phone:

1300558181

Fax:

03 86846199
cav.registration.enquiries@justice.vic.gov.au

Website:

http://www.consumer.vic.gov.au/ Opens in a new browser window

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