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HIA information sheets cover a wide range of industry topics. Prepared by HIA information specialists, they are designed to help HIA members answer questions about a variety of complex areas. You can search by category. Members can also talk to HIA for additional help and support.


  • BCA Gutter Overflow provisions (322KB) This item/page is locked

    This information sheet provides an overview of the BCA gutter overflow requirements that were introduced in 2016.

  • BCA Volume One – out of cycle amendment (675KB)

    This information sheet provides an overview of the changes arising from the BCA Volume One amendment and provides some general information on the BCA Volume One fire safety provisions.

  • Using saws in fire danger season - SA

    New regulations have been introduced that now allow drop saws and circular saws to be used at any time during the fire danger season. This result was achieved through consultation between the HIA and the Country Fire Service.