Consultation on Building Code for ductile steel mesh testing

MBIE is seeking feedback on proposed updates to one of the Acceptable Solutions and the Verification Method for Building Code clause B1, in relation to testing of 500E ductile steel mesh.

Acceptable Solutions and Verification Methods are issued by MBIE and provide one way of demonstrating compliance with the relevant clauses of the Building Code.

The proposed changes are part of MBIE’s work to ensure Acceptable Solutions and Verification Methods reflect the latest research, knowledge and building practices.

Read the Minister’s announcement on the proposed changes.

Have your say: Consultation – Amending B1/AS1 Acceptable Solution and B1/VM1 Verification Method with respect to Grade 500E ductile steel mesh on the MBIE Corporate website.

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