The CodeMark Certification Scheme is a voluntary third-party building product certification scheme, administered by the Australian Building Codes Board.

It supports the use of new or innovative building products in specified circumstances in Australia, by providing a nationally accepted process for demonstrating compliance with the National Construction Code.

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Notice of Direction 2018/1.0 The intent of this notice is to provide direction on the evolution requirements for tank types that are not listed on the WaterMark Schedule of Products, i.e.

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Notice of Direction 2017/5.0 The intent of this notice is to provide direction on the timeframe for certification of products formerly excluded from the WaterMark Certification Scheme.

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Notice of Direction 2017/3.1 The intent of this notice is to provide direction on the transition arrangements following implementation of the improved WaterMark Certification Scheme on 1 August 201

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The 2017-18 Business Plan is a reflection of the ABCB's commitment to implementing the regulatory reform agenda agreed by Governments.

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Notice of Direction 2015/6.1 The intent of this notice is to provide advice on the rationalisation of standards and technical specifications, available for the evaluation of plumbing and drainage p

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The intent of this Notice of Direction is to advise of changes to the fees and charges contained in the Approved Certifier Agreements in relation to the WaterMark Certification Scheme.

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The 2016-17 Business Plan is a reflection of the ABCB's commitment to implementing the regulatory reform agenda agreed by Governments.

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The intent of this notice is to provide clarification on the most appropriate specification when evaluating offset pan connector products.

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Notice of Direction 2016/1.0 The intent of this notice is to provide clarification on achieving a compliant solution for a flushing cistern with optional top or bottom cistern inlet valve connectio

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Notice of Direction 2016/1.1 The intent of this Notice of Direction is to provide clarification on achieving a compliant solution for a flushing cistern with optional top or bottom cistern inlet va

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The intent of this notice is to provide advice on the rationalisation of standards and technical specifications, available for the evaluation of plumbing and drainage products, as listed on the Wat

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The 2015-16 Business Plan is a reflection of the ABCB's commitment to implementing the regulatory reform agenda agreed by Governments.

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Notice of Direction 2015/16.1 The intent of this Notice of Direction is to provide advice on the rationalisation of standards and technical specifications, available for the evaluation of plumbing

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Notice of Direction 2014/15.0 The intent of this notice is to provide clarification on the current requirements for product installation warranty for the certification of materials and products.

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The 2014-15 Business Plan is a reflection of the ABCB's commitment to implementing the regulatory reform agenda agreed by Governments.

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Provides guidance on the design and construction of community bushfire shelters for building designers and approval authorities.

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Notice of Direction 2014/14.0 The intent of this notice is to provide clarification on the selection of the most appropriate listed specification for the certification of materials and products.

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This document ensures that a private bushfire shelter built in accordance with the standard provides a measured degree of protection to people with nowhere else to go, such as occupants of dwelling

Notice of Direction 2013/1.0 The intent of this notice is to provide clarification and instruction on the WaterMark Certification Process.

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Notice of Direction 2013/3.0 The intent of this notice is to provide clarification on the process and requirements for upload and use of the WaterMark Product Database.

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