Balancing sustainability and BCA compliance

Balancing sustainability and BCA compliance

As innovative and sustainable workplaces become the norm, there is an increasing need for organisations to consider how energy-efficient solutions will comply with the Building Code of Australia (BCA). To address this, the Australian Government is supporting changes...
New combustible cladding regulations in NSW

New combustible cladding regulations in NSW

New regulations will come into effect on 22 October 2018 that require owners of buildings in NSW with external combustible cladding to register with the NSW Government via an online portal. The online portal is not yet live, but you can sign up to be notified when it...
Fire safety reforms passed by NSW Government

Fire safety reforms passed by NSW Government

The NSW Government has recently published the Environmental Planning Assessment Amendment (Fire Safety and Building Certification) Regulation 2017, which will come into effect on 1 October 2017. The new reforms aim to improve fire safety in new and existing buildings,...