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Acceptable Solutions and Verification Methods For New Zealand Building Code Clause G5 Interior environment

All content related to G5 Interior environment

1st edition, amendment 2

Current version: Effective from 10 October 2011

 

Acceptable Solutions and Verification Methods (AS and VMs) were called compliance documents. Some still have the “compliance document” title but the AS or VMs they contain are valid and unaffected by the name change.

All of the Acceptable Solutions and Verification Methods relating to G5 are contained in one document.

G5/AS1 This provides design solutions for acceptable heating levels in certain habitable spaces.  It gives a method to determine heating requirements, accounting for local climate and external walls.  It gives minimum dimensions for living and dining space in old people’s homes.  Space requirements for people with disabilities follow NZS 4121. 

Cited content in this document can be found on the Building CodeHub website.

1st edition, amendment 1

Effective from 1 July 2001 to 10 October 2011

 

Acceptable Solutions and Verification Methods (AS and VMs) were called compliance documents. Some still have the “compliance document” title but the AS or VMs they contain are valid and unaffected by the name change.

This information is published by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s Chief Executive. It is a general guide only and, if used, does not relieve any person of the obligation to consider any matter to which the information relates according to the circumstances of the particular case. Expert advice may be required in specific circumstances. Where this information relates to assisting people: