Acceptable Solution B1/AS1: General

Abbreviation
B1/AS1 (Amd 20)
Amendment
20
Version
First edition, Amendment 20
Valid from
29/11/2021

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


Description

Acceptable Solution B1/AS1 provides a means of compliance with Building Code Clause B1 Structure. Clause B1 requires buildings to withstand likely loads, including wind, earthquake, live and dead loads (people and building contents).

It makes due allowance for the intended use of a building, the consequence of failure and other limitations. B1/AS1 contains Acceptable Solutions for:

  • Masonry
  • Timber
  • Earth Buildings
  • Stucco
  • Drains
  • Glazing
  • Steel

Acceptable Solution B1/AS1 can be found on page 23 of the provided document.

Scope

The citation covers only the scope stated or implicit in each Standard. Aspects outside the scope, when applied to a particular building, are not part of the Verification Method.

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Notes/comments

Amendment 20 of the Acceptable Solutions & Verification Methods for B1 Structure includes alterations on:

  • pages 12, 14-14A References
  • pages 21 B1/VM1 3.1.0, 4.1.0
  • page 22B B1/VM111.1
  • pages 22C-22F B1/VM1 14.1.1-14.1.22
  • page 23 B1/AS1 2.1.0, 2.1.2
  • page 23A B1/AS1 3.1.0
  • page 23D B1/AS1 7.5.2, 4.4 Comment
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Acceptable Solution B1/AS1: General

Description

Acceptable Solution B1/AS1 provides a means of compliance with Building Code Clause B1 Structure. Clause B1 requires buildings to withstand likely loads, including wind, earthquake, live and dead loads (people and building contents).

It makes due allowance for the intended use of a building, the consequence of failure and other limitations. B1/AS1 contains Acceptable Solutions for:

  • Masonry
  • Timber
  • Earth Buildings
  • Stucco
  • Drains
  • Glazing
  • Steel

Acceptable Solution B1/AS1 can be found on page 23 of the provided document.

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Acceptable Solution B1/AS1: General
Description

Acceptable Solution B1/AS1 provides a means of compliance with Building Code Clause B1 Structure. Clause B1 requires buildings to withstand likely loads, including wind, earthquake, live and dead loads (people and building contents).

It makes due allowance for the intended use of a building, the consequence of failure and other limitations. B1/AS1 contains Acceptable Solutions for:

  • Masonry
  • Timber
  • Earth Buildings
  • Stucco
  • Drains
  • Glazing
  • Steel

Acceptable Solution B1/AS1 can be found on page 23 of the provided document.

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