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National Construction Code – All School Buildings

The National Construction CodeExternal Link (NCC)

  • is a uniform set of technical provisions for the design and construction of buildings and other structures throughout Australia and allows for variations in climate and geological or geographic conditions
  • is reviewed and amended every three years to include various technical and regulatory changes
  • incorporates all on-site construction requirements into a single code
  • comprises the Building Code of Australia (BCA), Volume One and Two; and the Plumbing Code of Australia (PCA), as Volume Three

Schools are Class 9 buildings in the BCA. For a brief overview see: NCC - All School BuildingsExternal Link


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Reviewed 22 February 2023

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