Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000
Current version for 1 November 2014 to date (accessed 28 November 2014 at 08:53)

132   Development standards for building work involving the alteration, enlargement or extension of an existing building

(1)  This clause applies to development for which a complying development certificate is sought involving the alteration, enlargement or extension of an existing building, otherwise than in connection with a change of building use of an existing building.
(2)  The development standards applicable to such development include the requirements that on completion of the building work:
(a)  if the building work involves the reconfiguration of any internal part of the building (being a part that is to be occupied)—the building will contain measures that are adequate, in the event of fire, to facilitate the safe egress of persons from the reconfigured part of the building, and
(b)  the fire protection and structural capacity of the building will not be reduced.
(3)  That requirement assumes that the building work is carried out in accordance with the plans and specifications to which the complying development certificate relates and any conditions to which the complying development certificate is subject.
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