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Exit signs and compliance schedules

You need clearly visible, easily understood exit signs in most new buildings, so check you know what you need and what should be listed on a compliance schedule.

This information was confirmed as current in February 2016. It originally appeared in Codewords newsletters prior to January 2014.

  • Published on 1 July 2012
  • Of interest to Owners, Building consent authorities, Designers

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