This application related to the construction of a new sole occupancy dwelling within an existing residential allotment. The site was found to adjoin Mckay Reserve to the west, which ultimately resulted in the proposed dwelling being with the Flame Zone.
Project was a result of a DA submission for a new SFPP development in forested land. The land owner had a basic APZ along a boundary with residential development. APZ Maintenance was tasked to extend and widen the APZ to meet formal NSW Rural Fire Service approval requirements.
Client required verification of external fire shutters and fire rated windows for DA approval on building set within 900mm of boundary. NCC / BCA Part C3.2 Protection of openings in external walls.
The New Rouse Hill is a new residential community which includes residential allotments of various sizes, townhouses, residential apartment buildings, a Town Centre (containing numerous retail outlets) and several open space areas.
Provision of bushfire advice and certification for a large builder undertaking residential construction
within several Defence Base establishments around Australia.
Private commission to provide report and advice on full fire separation of building and balconies.
Client received notice to provide APZ. APZ Maintenance commissioned to create APZ to better protect existing Retirement Village. Project required compliance with “Planning for Bushfire Protection – 2006” and “Standards for Asset Protection Zones”.