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RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT: ONE & TWO FAMILY DWELLINGS & VILLAS

VILLA UNITS / TERRACE HOUSE AND TOWNHOUSES (CONTAINING LESS THAN THREE OR MORE DWELLING UNITS) RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT: ONE AND TWO FAMILY DWELLINGS AND VILLAS DETACHED HOUSE OR ONE OF A GROUP OF TWO OR MORE ATTACHED RESIDENTIAL DWELLINGS WITH EACH BUILDING SEPARATED BY A FIRE-RESISTING WALL NO REQUIREMENTS FOR HABITABLE HEIGHT AND FLOOR AREA

RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT, DWELLINGS & VILLAS
III BUILDING AND SITE ACCESS FOR FIRE FIGHTING & RESCUE DWELLINGS AND VILLAS
A SITE ACCESS CLEAR WIDTH/CLEAR HEIGHT (SITE ENTRY) 4.0M / 4.5M
B BUILDING SETBACKS / FIRE SEPARATION DISTANCE FROM LOT BOUNDARY 1.5M
FIREBREAKS FROM EACH UNIT / STRUCTURES (TO THE PROPERTY LINE) 1.5M
OPENINGS WITHIN 1.50M FIRE BREAKS NOT PERMITTED
C FIRE ENGINE HARDSTANDING 6.0M X 15.0M MIN. SIZE NOT REQUIRED
D FIRE ENGINE ACCESS ROADS 4.0M WIDE (24 TON LOAD CAPACITY) 18M FROM MAIN ENTRANCE OF ANY DWELLING UNIT
IV MEANS OF EGRESS  
A COMPONENTS OF MEANS OF EGRESS  
1 SWING TYPE DOORS MINIMUM CLEAR WIDTH 710MM
2 STAIRS WALL ENCLOSURES FRP NOT REQUIRED
3 STANDARD STAIRS MINIMUM CLEAR WIDTH 915MM
4 SPIRAL STAIRS COMPLYING WITH NFPA 101 PERMITTED
5 HALLWAY/CORRIDORS MIN. CLEAR WIDTH INTERNAL CORRIDORS 915MM
B NUMBER OF EXITS    
  SINGLE EXIT DOOR AS MAIN EXIT/S REQUIRED
SECONDARY MEANS OF ESCAPE REQUIRED
  2 EXITS EACH AREA & LEVEL/STOREYS NOT REQUIRED
  STAIR/S AS MAIN EXIT/S 2 STOREYS OR MORE REQUIRED
C CAPACITY OF MEANS OF EGRESS    
1 OCCUPANT LOAD FACTOR   NO REQUIREMENTS
D ARRANGEMENT OF EXITS    
1 TRAVEL DISTANCE   NOT REQUIRED
2 COMMON PATH OF LIMIT   NOT REQUIRED
3 DEAD-END CORRIDORS   NOT REQUIRED
4 EXIT DISCHARGE DIRECT EXIT DISCHARGE TO BUILDING EXTERNAL REQUIRED
5 BASEMENT REQUIREMENTS 2 NUMBERS OF EXIT REQUIRED
SLEEPING ROOMS / BEDROOMS NOT PERMITTED
6 SWIMMING POOL REQUIREMENTS LIFEBUOY / LIFEGUARD REQUIRED
FIRST AID KIT REQUIRED
E ILLUMINATION OF EXITS   NOT REQUIRED
F MARKINGS OF THE MEANS OF EGRESS   NOT REQUIRED
V BUILDING CONSTRUCTION    
A CONSTRUCTION COMPLYING WITH CHAPTER 7 & 8 OF NFPA 5000  
1 CONSTRUCTION (NON-COMBUSTIBLE OR LIMITED COMBUSTIBLE MATERIALS TYPE-I OR TYPE-II EXTERIOR BEARING WALLS 1-HR FRR*
FRAMING, COLUMNS, BEAMS, GIRDERS, TRUSSES 1-HR FRR*
FLOOR CONSTRUCTION 1-HR FRR*
B COMPARTMENTATION (WALLS BETWEEN UNITS)   1-HR FRR*
VI FIRE PROTECTION    
A DETECTION ALARM AND COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS    
1 FIRE ALARM SYSTEM IN ALL AREAS INCLUDING BASEMENTS MANUAL (STAND ALONE) / SMOKE ALARMS (BATTERY OR WIRED REQUIRED
B EXTINGUISHING REQUIREMENTS    
1 PORTABLE FIRE EXTINGUISHERS   REQUIRED
2 FIRE BLANKETS IN KITCHEN/S REQUIRED
3 STANDPIPE SYSTEM   NOT REQUIRED
4 FIRE HOSE REEL 25MM DIAMETER HOSE NOT REQUIRED
5 SPRINKLER SYSTEM   NOT REQUIRED
C SMOKE CONTROL AND EMERGENCY VENTILATION   NOT REQUIRED
D EMERGENCY POWER SUPPLY SYSTEM   NOT REQUIRED
1 ENCLOSURES / FIRE BARRIERS 1-HR FRR* - FIRE RESISTANCE RATING NOT APPLICABLE
2 OPENING PROTECTIVE / FIRE DOORS 0.5 FPR** - FIRE PROTECTION RATING NOT APPLICABLE

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