Australian Standard AS 2601-2001 The Demolition of Structures - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this standard if you intend to demolish a building. Precautions must be taken before and during the demolition according to the requirements of this standard.

This standard sets out a range of controlled demolition methods and precautions for use by planners, owners, engineers, contractors and other building practitioners and interested parties for the planning and execution of demolition of structures.

The legislation adopts this standard as amended from time to time.

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

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

Victorian Building Authority

Act(s) name

Building Act 1993 (Victoria)

Regulation(s) name

Building Regulations 2006 (Victoria)

Contact details

Building
Victorian Building Authority

Operating address:
Goods Shed North
733 Bourke Street
Docklands, Victoria 3008
Mailing address:
PO BOX 536
Melbourne, Victoria 3001

Phone:

1300 815 127

Fax:

03 9618 9062

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