WINDOW RESTRICTION COMPLIANCE
Child Safety Devices
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Meeting your requirements for Compliance has now been made easier
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3. Set a start date
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5. Entry requests and Reminder letters available
6. Management Reporting as required or requested
7. Fixed pricing guaranteed
8. Certificate of Compliance
What is required?
Strata Schemes Management Regulation 2010 – Part 9 – Section 31 Window safety devices
- A building in a strata scheme is a building to which section 64A of the Act applies if the building contains lots used for residential purposes.
- A window within any such building is a window to which section 64A of the Act applies if:
- it is a window within the meaning of the Building Code of Australia, and
- it can be opened, and
- the lowest level of the window opening is less than 1.7m above the surface of any internal floor that abuts the wall of which it forms part, and
- that internal floor is 2m or more above the surface of any external surface below the window that abuts the wall, and
- it is a window on common property to which access can be gained from a residence in a strata scheme or a window on any part of the building that is part of a residence.
- A screen, lock or any other device is a complying window safety device for the purposes of section 64A of the Act if it:
- is capable of restricting the opening of a window so that a sphere having a diameter of 125mm or more cannot pass through the window opening, and
- is capable of resisting an outward horizontal action of 250 newtons, and
- has a child resistant release mechanism, in the case of a device that can be removed, overridden or unlocked.
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