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Section J energy efficiency provisions

The National Construction Code (NCC) 2019 included sweeping changes across the code and none more so than for the energy efficiency provisions in Volume One Section J.
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NCC 2019 initiated major changes to energy efficiency provisions for Australian building projects. Considering the higher expectations that are outlined in the updated version of the building code, it is very important for builders to have a deep understanding of how things have changed.  

Volume One Section J was the most impacted by NCC 2019 – driven by the ABCB’s response to the COAG National Energy Activity Plan, which is all about reducing greenhouse gas emissions. These affect new residential and commercial buildings. 

In this handy resource, we break down the major changes to the energy efficiency provisions initiated by NCC 2019 Volume One in easy-to-understand format.  

Access this resource and apply the NCC 2019 Section J changes with confidence. 

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Building Professionals

This resource is designed for builders and industry professionals who want to understand and confidently apply the NCC 2019 Section J changes to the energy efficiency provisions. 

What does it include?

  • What are the changes to Section J
  • What is the new COAG National Energy Productivity Plan
  • A comparison of NCC 2016 vs NCC 2019
  • Links to a section J webinar and further information.

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