Pursuant to section 24(1) of the Building Act 2004, I give notice of an amendment to the compliance document for New Zealand Building Code clause F6 ("Compliance Document F6").
The amendment to Compliance Document F6 is that the title is amended from "Lighting for Emergency" to "Visibility in Escape Routes" to reflect changes to Code Clause F6.
Compliance Document F6, as amended by this notice, remains in force.
Further amendment is anticipated as consulted on by the notice published in the New Zealand Gazette, 11 August 2005, No. 123, page 3007.
The amendment to Compliance Document F6 comes into force on 21 June 2007.
Amended Compliance Document F6 is available for download free of charge from the Department of Building and Housing website at
Dated at Wellington this 1st day of June 2007.
KATRINA BACH, Chief Executive, Department of Building and Housing.