Standards of Medium Density Housing Construction
Published by Acceptable Standards of Construction Committee (NSW)
Extract from inside front cover of book:
Scope of this Handbook
The content does not necessarily represent minimum standards but instead, a standard that is thought by the Committee to meet typical expectations. Building designers will need to determine which details best meet the needs of each individual medium density housing project.
It is not intended that this handbook limit responsible problem solving by professionals and tradespeople in the building industry. New or alternative materials and construction methods not dealt with in this handbook may be used, provided that they meet the Building Code of Australia (BCA) compliance as well as the needs of approval authorities and lending authorities.
Appendices include a list of relevant Australian Standards and relevant clauses from the BCA are referenced throughout the document. In general, readers should check that all references to such documents are current and correct.
Illustrations: Black & White
Units of Measurement: Metric
Approval Under the Building Code of Australia