Building Code of Australia - Tasmania

Description

You are required to comply with this national code if you intend to undertake building work or work in the building industry in Tasmania. All building work in Tasmania needs to be undertaken at a national standard. The national technical standards for design, construction and installation are contained in the national construction code (NCC).

The code outlines the technical provisions for the design and construction of buildings and other structures. It covers such matters as structure, fire resistance, access and egress, services and equipment, energy efficiency and certain aspects of health and amenity.

Please note that the code is reviewed and amended each year.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance 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.

Other resources

Task Resources
Comply National Construction Code - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on this document.

Administering agency

Department of Justice

Consumer Building and Occupational Services

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries

Consumer Building and Occupational Services

Department of Justice

Mailing address: PO BOX 56
Rosny Park, Tasmania 7018
Phone: 1300 654 499
Fax: 03 6173 0205
Email: cbosinfo@justice.tas.gov.au
Website: Building Standards and Occupational Licensing (Opens in new window)