COP:introduction; disclaimer-and-copyright

1.1 Disclaimer and Copyright 

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Compliance with this Code does not guarantee immunity from breach of any statutory requirements, the New Zealand Building Code or relevant Standards. The final responsibility for the correct design and specification rests with the designer and for its satisfactory execution with the contractor.

While most data have been compiled from case histories, trade experience and testing, small changes in the environment can produce marked differences in performance. The decision to use a particular material, and in what manner, is made at your own risk. The use of a particular material and method may, therefore, need to be modified to its intended end use and environment.

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This is the current online Code of Practice, published in December 2017.

  • Sections marked as Version 3.0 contains new, substantially updated information and interactive tools.
  • Sections marked as V2.3 denotes a revised edition of V2.2 (published in November 2012)

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