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Compliance with the new Planning & Design Code and Building Code


The Planning & Design Code (the P&D Code) and the National Construction Code (NCC) provide a suite of performance objectives and deemed-to-satisfy solutions to contribute to sustainable design. This course will introduce participants to a range of sustainability principles and practices including: rainwater harvesting and use, permeable and porous paving, infiltration systems, green roofs and walls, energy efficient design, passive house,  that when applied individually, or in combination, can meet the performance-based policy objectives in the various Code. Learning resources will include: case studies, self-assessment tools and guidelines. 


Registration: 8.30am

Time: 9:00am-4:30pm

Date: Friday 25th February 2022

Venue: The Commodore,

1 Jubilee Highway East, Mount Gambier SA


Learning Outcomes

  • An awareness of the benefits of green infrastructure, water sensitive urban design (WSUD), energy efficient design.
  • An understanding of WSUD and energy efficiency solutions that meet the performance objectives and deemed to satisfy solutions within the draft P&D Code and NCC.
  • An ability to apply the Insite Water (self-certification) online stormwater assessment tool, for stormwater solutions for small-scale residential and commercial developments.

$90 for BDAA Members and $130 for Non Members

For more information, contact Neil Jackson, SA Chapters Events, Building Designers Association of Australia (SA Chapters) neil.jackson@bdaa.com.au, 0412228060