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Compliance with
National Construction Code (NCC) 2019

Vinyl Cladding Compliance

Building Code of Australia (BCA) – National Construction Code (NCC) 2019 requires vinyl wall cladding to comply to Australian standards for new constructions.

Our well-insulated ABBEY Thermalboards are the only claddings of the type to comply with the Building Code of Australia in all the following tests.

If any vinyl wall claddings cannot provide successful tests in-writing to Building Code of Australia level they should not be used, cannot be certified and any property may become difficult to sell.

Australian-based NATA laboratories tests are government-approved, recommended and generally accepted in OECD mutual recognition

ABBEY Vinyl Cladding Successful Tests to NCC 2019 :-

  • NCC 2019 Fire Tests – BAL rating
  • NCC 2019 Weatherproofing tests
  • NCC 2019 Cyclic wind loading tests
  • NCC 2019 Accelerated weathering, colourfastness and dimensional stability
  • NCC 2019 Thermal insulation

Products extensively tested under NCC 2019 can be found at www.abbeythermalboards.com.au/vinyl-cladding/

ABBEY - The Trusted Cladding Specialists

ABBEY is dedicated to providing a premium service with our superior range of cladding products.

Having been in the cladding industry since 1981 for over 40 years, ABBEY has proudly completed over 30,000 jobs in Queensland and Northern NSW.

With an exterior wall cladding installation from ABBEY, you will get the highest quality protection for your home or commercial building.

ABBEY Vinyl Cladding comes with a 50 year warranty.

Choose the best. Choose ABBEY.

NCC Compliance 2019
Fire Test

ABBEY Cladding

PASSED ALL compliance requirements of a simulated bushfire attack in accordance with clause 14 & 15 of AS 1530.8.1 : 2018 for an external construction.
  • National Construction Code 2019 Fire Test Compliance

NCC Compliance 2019
Thermal Insulation Material Evaluation

ABBEY Cladding

PASSED ALL compliance requirements when evaluated in accordance with NCC 2019 Volume 2  AS/NZS 4859 Parts 1 & 2 to achieve the following:
  •  Total Thermal Resistance, RTi = R3.24 Winter : R3.04 Summer
  •  Corresponding Total Conductance, UTi = 0.31 w/(m2k) : 0.33 w/(m2k)

NCC Compliance 2019
Cyclic Wind Loading Tests

ABBEY Cladding

TESTED & APPROVED for use in Australian tropical cyclone areas (Wind classification C3)
  • Full Compliance with Australian Standards for Wind Loading
  • NATA Approved Laboratory Wind Loading Tests
  • AS1562.1 Design and Installation
  • Australian/New Zealand Standard AS1170 Part 2 – 2002 – AS4040.3 Cyclic Ultimate Wind Load tests
Testing Region C- Houses, elevated and ground level in all exposure conditions and other buildings up to 10 metres high (open rural) and 25 metres (suburban terrain)

NCC Compliance 2019
Weatherproofing Tests

ABBEY Cladding

PASSED ALL compliance requirements of the NCC 2019 Weatherproofing methods v2.2.1 and FV1 in cyclonic regions C3
  • NATA Approved Laboratory Weatherproofing Tests
  • NCC 2019 Weatherproofing Verification Methods FV1 and V2.2.1
  • Test procedures in accordance with Australian Standard AS/NZS 4248 : 2008, Testing of Building Facades

Accelerated Weathering Exposure and Dimensional Stability Tests

ABBEY Cladding

PASSED ALL compliance requirements of AS 4257.2 and AS 4257.7 Accelerated Weathering Exposure and Dimensional Stability Testing.
  • NATA Approved Laboratory Weathering Exposure Tests
  • Colourfastness – UV Exposure | AS4257.7
  • Dimensional Stability on Temperature Changes to 60°c | AS4257.2
Long Serving Member Certificate of Appreciation - Master Builder, Abbey Constructions
Abbey Thermalboards MBA QLD Member
Abbey Thermalboards Wall Cladding since 1981 for Queensland, Northern New South Wales

We are Australian-owned & relied on for Vinyl Wall Cladding since 1981.
Over 40 years, we only employ highly experienced,
fully trained ABBEY tradesmen.

ABBEY Cladding – Designed for the Australian climate.

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