We've provided links to previous editions of the technical handbooks in the tables below.
Handbooks published prior to 2009 came into force on May 1 of the respective year. Referenced key documents (referred to within Technical Handbooks, can be found immediately after each section on the list below).
The 2016 handbooks came into effect from 1 June 2016.
2015 and 2013 handbooks came into force on the 1 October of those years.
New Building Standards systems 2005>
Older Technical Standards <2005
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