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AS 4299-1995

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Adaptable housing

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English

Published date

09-05-1995

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Presents the objectives and principles of adaptable housing and provides guidelines on planning and design. Adaptable housing is the basis for the development of the accommodation needs of users of all ages and abilities by making provision for future building modifications at minimum cost and disruption to the inhabitants. Includes in AppendixA a checklist for certification of housing units as Adaptable house class A, B or C.

This Standard presents the objectives and principles of adaptable housing. Its purpose is to provide guidelines on adaptable housing to those involved in designing or building new dwellings or renovations, including-(a) project home developers;(b) designers, builders, owners and users of private housing;(c) developers and designers of specialised housing such as retirement villages; and(d) public housing bodies.Appendix A sets out essential and desirable features.

Committee
ME-064
DocumentType
Standard
ISBN
0 7262 9866 2
Pages
38
ProductNote
Pending Revision indicates that as a result of the Aged Standards review process, the document needs updating. If no project proposal, meeting the quality criteria, is received within the 12 month timeframe, the document shall be withdrawn.
PublisherName
Standards Australia
Status
Current
Supersedes

First published as AS 4299-1995.

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