house alterations and additions
In NSW all alterations and additions worth more than $50,000 and/or new pools of capacity more than 40,000L require a BASIX Certificate at DA stage.
1. BASIX SERVICE – Alterations and Additions on-line method by Archidoc (NSW only)
The BASIX Alterations and Additions tool sets minimum performance requirements for tap fittings, energy efficient lighting, insulation and glazing performance. Rainwater tanks are required where new pools are being installed
We provide relevant advice on how to improve shading for your glazing
We supply the BASIX report and Certificate only
Each other State and Territory government has their own Water and Energy efficiency regulations for Alterations and Additions and is checked at Construction Certificate stage. Some states require a 6 star standard to the building fabric of the new sections of the house. If the additions are more than 50% of the original house the entire house may have to be upgraded to a 6 star standard.
2. NatHERS SERVICE provided by Archidoc (Other States and Territories)
We work with your Certifier who can use their discretion to determine compliance
We provide an easy to read Project Summary report for the Clients and Architects approval
We provide an ABSA Certificate showing the Star rating