Australian Standard AS 2918:20178 Domestic Solid Fuel Burning Appliances-Installation - Victoria


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 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.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Building Act 1993 Victoria

Regulation(s) name

Building Regulations 2018 Victoria

Administering agency

Victorian Building Authority

Contact details

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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
Website: Victorian Building Authority (Opens in new window)