Issue 47 – March 2013
On 10 April 2012, the new Building Code clauses for Protection from Fire (C1-C6), new Acceptable Solutions (C/AS1-C/AS7) and a new Verification Method (C/VM2) were published.
The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) held a series of workshops about these changes nationwide in 2012. At these workshops, many similar questions arose about the changes to Protection from Fire.
→ You can read the answers to these questions below.
Summarised from MBIE's Building Controls Update No. 139: Protection from Fire – Frequently asked questions from the 2012 workshop series, 13 February 2013.