What is the Australian standard for windows?
2047 and AS1288 - According to the Australian Building Code, all door and window manufacturers must produce doors and windows that meet the mandatory minimum specifications under Australian Standards (AS) 2047 (including AS1288).
What is the latest building code of Australia?
NCC 2019 - The current version of the code is National Construction Code (NCC) 2019, which will take effect on May 1, 2019. More about NCC
Is the BCA and NCC the same?
The NCC replaced what was previously known as the Building Code of Australia (BCA) and now includes the Australian Plumbing Code.
Do you have to comply with Australian standards?
Standards are not laws, so generally speaking, there is no mandatory requirement to comply with standards. However, if certain local laws require compliance with certain specific standards, compliance with that specific standard is mandatory.
Does Australia accept overseas window and door approval or certification?
Australia has independent requirements for approval and certification. The United States and EU CE documents are not recognized by Australian law at all and therefore cannot be used as a basis for compliance. In the same way, Chinese standards are not recognized by Australian laws, so we at Superhouse specially made Australian certifications for the Australian market.