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National Construction Code / Building Code of Australia

National Construction Code (NCC)

National Construction Code (NCC) is available freely online. However,  students and staff must register first for free online access to the 2019 NCC . Click on the register/login button to register and view/download NCC. 

The National Construction Code Series (NCC) was developed by the Australian Buildings Code Board (ABCB) and is organised into three volumes.

Volumes 1 and 2: Building Code of Australia (BCA). Volume 1 covers Class 2 to 9 buildings. Volume 2 covers Class 1 and Class 10 buildings (houses, sheds, carports etc.). Volume 3: Plumbing Code of Australia (PCA). This covers plumbing and drainage associated with all classes of buildings.

Standards Australia

Standards Australia Online
Provides full text of Australian Standards, draft standards and handbooks, as well as indexing to ISO Standards. Licensing and Resource Information.

Acumen - Architectural advisory notes

Australian Institute of Architects' practice advisory service for architects. Acumen aims to provide relevant and up-to-date advisory material and news about managing an architectural practice and managing architectural projects. This online service replaces the print version Advisory Notes. From the Australian Institute of Architects. Licensing and Resource Information.