SNZ AS/NZS 2293.1
Emergency lighting and exit signs for buildings Part 1: System design, installation and operation
|Publication Date:||29 June 2018|
This Standard specifies requirements for the design and installation of emergency lighting and illuminated emergency exit signage systems for buildings. Central battery, single point and self-contained systems are included.
The scope of this Standard does not include the following:
(a) Constructional (including appearance) requirements for emergency luminaires and exit signs.
NOTE: These requirements can be found in AS/NZS 2293.3.
(b) Requirements for maintaining an emergency lighting installation once installed.
NOTE: These requirements can be found in AS/NZS 2293.2.
(c) Specification of the types of buildings or particular spaces that are required to be provided with emergency lighting.
NOTE: For Australia this is set out in the NCC.
(d) Requirements for emergency lighting of the interior of lift cars.
NOTE: For Australia these requirements can be found in the NCC. The NCC contains deemed-to-satisfy provisions for lift car emergency lighting.
(e) Requirements for high-risk task area lighting.
(f) Requirements for stand-by lighting.
(g) Requirements for emergency lighting on construction sites.
NOTE: These requirements can be found in AS/NZS 3012.
(h) Requirements for emergency lighting in vehicular sections of roadway tunnels.
NOTE: These requirements can be found in AS/NZS 1158.5 and further guidelines are published by Austroads, the association of Australasian road transport and traffic agencies.
(i) Requirements for rail tunnels, rail yards, concourse and platforms
NOTE: These requirements are specified by the relevant rail authority.