National Construction Code - Building Code of Australia - Western Australia


You will need to comply with the code if you intend to carry out building work.

The code covers the technical details and minimum standards of design and construction of buildings and other structures in relation to:

  • structure
  • fire resistance
  • access and exits
  • services and equipment
  • energy efficiency
  • health and amenities.

This code may be amended from time to time.

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.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Building Act 2011 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Building Regulations 2012 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Energy, Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Building and Energy

Contact details

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