Australian New Zealand Standard AS / NZS 2208 Safety Glazing Materials in Buildings - Western Australia

Description

You will be required to comply with this standard if you intend to construct a flexible annexe which has a glass component. Your glass component must be installed and maintained in accordance with this standard. A flexible annexe is not to be attached to a park home.

A flexible annexe means an annexe made entirely of flexible material except for the supporting frame and any windows or doors, which may be made of flexible or rigid material.

This standard sets out test requirements for classification of safety glazing materials for use in buildings. It specifies the functional properties of various safety glazing materials including toughened glass, laminated glass, wired glass, organic-coated glass and plastic. Other requirements include size tolerances, weathering and ageing performance.

You must adhere to the latest version of this standard. 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.

Administering agency

Department of Local Government and Communities

Contact details

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

Enquiries

Operating address: Gordon Stephenson House
140 William Street
Perth
Western Australia 6000
Phone: 08 65518700
Phone: 1800620511
Fax: 08 65521555
Email: info@dlgc.wa.gov.au