Seismically resilient non-structural elements - Fact sheet 1 (FS1) - Compliance and standards (2015)
- FS1 (2015)
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- BRANZ Limited
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- Fact sheet
The Seismically Resilient Non-structural Elements fact sheets aim to assist building services industries to achieve compliance with the New Zealand Building Code and encourage a more consistent approach to the design and installation of seismically resilient non-structural elements, components and systems in New Zealand buildings.
This fact sheet is regarding compliance and standards.
The standard applies to:
- all engineering systems necessary to ensure compliance with the Building Code,
- all engineering systems essential for the normal operation of the building,
- building compliance schedule items.
The provisions of NZS 4219:2009 may be used for services in new or existing buildings and for the purpose of retrofitting engineering systems into existing buildings