Australian Standard AS 2918-2001Domestic Solid Fuel Burning Appliances-Installation - Victoria

Service summary

You will be required to comply with this standard if you are a registered building practitioner or other person authorised to deal with domestic solid fuel burning appliances.

This standard has been superseded and is now referred to as AS/NZS 2918:2001 Domestic Solid Fuel Burning Appliances - Installation. It specifies requirements for appliance and fuel installation for solid fuel burning appliances in dwellings. It also sets out alternative means of compliance via performance testing of a prototype installation or the use of prescriptive criteria (dimension, materials, etc) based on a worst case situation.

The legislation permits this standard to be adopted as amended from time to time.

Please consult the Contact Officer 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

Plumbing
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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