Regulatory requirements

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There is a high level of regulatory consistency across Australia; however, states and territories can and do make their own variations to the National Construction Code (NCC) to reflect local conditions or priorities.

Arranging statutory approvals (nearly always on behalf of the client) is central to the work of a practising architect. This process needs to be managed efficiently and the client should be encouraged to appoint specialist consultants as required.