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Building and Technical

The Development Act 1993 and associated Development Regulations 2008 provide the framework for all development and building in South Australia.

Any development or building work requiring Building Rules Consent also needs assessment by the appropriate authority and must comply with the Building Rules. The Building Rules prescribe the minimum technical requirements that apply to building and construction work and consist of the Development Regulations 2008, the Building Code of Australia and, where applicable, Minister's Specifications.

Building Rules, Regulations and Information

Rules outlining the minimum technical requirements that apply to building and construction works.

Building Advisory Information and Services

Building advisory information and services for the building sector including policy initiatives, legislative changes, training events and practitioner responsibilities.

Non-conforming and non-complying building products

Non-conforming and non-complying building product information and the roles and responsibilities of the building industry to ensure compliance.

Development plan and building rules assessment audits

Information about the auditing of relevant authorities performing the development plan and building rules assessment function.

Engaging Building Industry Professionals

Information about engaging building industry professionals, their roles and responsibilities.

Information for Professionals and Developers

Information about legislative and policy requirements that apply to building industry professionals.

Building Audits

Information about the auditing of buildings in response to the possible non-compliance of external aluminium cladding.

Page last modified Friday, 28 July 2017