This Standard specifies requirements for building practice and the selection, placement and fixing of the various structural elements used in the construction of timber-framed Class 1 and Class 10 buildings as defined by the National Construction Code. The provisions of this Standard also apply to alterations and additions to such buildings. This Standard is to be used in conjunction with the Supplements to this Standard.
First published as AS O56-1946. Second edition 1948. Revised and redesignated as AS CA38-1971. Revised and redesignated as AS 1684-1975. Third edition 1992. Revised and redesignated in part as AS 1684.2-1999. Previous edition AS 1684.2-2010. Fourth edition AS 1684.2:2021.
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