BCA Alternative Solutions
Alternative solutions are possible under the Building Code of AustraliaΓÇÖs (BCA) performance requirements. Under this approach, approval authorities can assess whether a system complies with the BCA by using a number of recognized assessment methods.
Alternative solutions can offer more flexible design solutions not usually permitted under the deemed-to-satisfy provisions of the BCA. They can also offer savings in construction, services design and equipment in certain cases.
Fire Design and Commissioning can provide a range of alternative solutions that comply with performance requirements.