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Acceptable Solution G7/AS1: Natural Light

Abbreviation
G7/AS1
Amendment
2
Version
First Edition, Amendment 2
Valid from
14/02/2014

Information provider
Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment
Information type
Acceptable Solution
Format
PDF


Description

Acceptable Solution G7/AS1 provides a means of compliance with Building Code Clause G7 Natural Light.

Building Code Clause G7 is about providing sufficient natural light for occupied spaces and appropriate visual awareness of the outside for occupants.

It requires habitable spaces to have adequate windows for natural light and visual awareness of the outside environment to safeguard against illness, and loss of amenity due to isolation.

It requires natural light of no less than 30 lux at floor level for 75% of the standard year, and for transparent openings in certain buildings.

Scope

Building Code clause G7 is limited to habitable spaces in housing, old people's homes and early childhood centres

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Acceptable Solution G7/AS1: Natural Light

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Acceptable Solution G7/AS1: Natural Light

Description

Acceptable Solution G7/AS1 provides a means of compliance with Building Code Clause G7 Natural Light.

Building Code Clause G7 is about providing sufficient natural light for occupied spaces and appropriate visual awareness of the outside for occupants.

It requires habitable spaces to have adequate windows for natural light and visual awareness of the outside environment to safeguard against illness, and loss of amenity due to isolation.

It requires natural light of no less than 30 lux at floor level for 75% of the standard year, and for transparent openings in certain buildings.

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Acceptable Solution G7/AS1: Natural Light
Description

Acceptable Solution G7/AS1 provides a means of compliance with Building Code Clause G7 Natural Light.

Building Code Clause G7 is about providing sufficient natural light for occupied spaces and appropriate visual awareness of the outside for occupants.

It requires habitable spaces to have adequate windows for natural light and visual awareness of the outside environment to safeguard against illness, and loss of amenity due to isolation.

It requires natural light of no less than 30 lux at floor level for 75% of the standard year, and for transparent openings in certain buildings.

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Acceptable Solution G7/AS1: Natural Light

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