PIRB ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
All PIRB registered practitioners shall have in their possession the current compulsory SANS Codes of Practice, Building Regulations and Local Water Bylaws documentation for ease of reference.
Copies of these can be purchased/obtained from the South African Bureau of Standards SABS, Government Printers and Local Authorities.
In addition to the SANS Codes, plumbers will be expected to keep themselves informed on general plumbing industry knowledge as well as the latest developments and news. Plumbers are encouraged to subscribe to industry publications/newsletters/social media platforms etc.
SANS 10254:2017 (Ed. 4.01)
The installation, maintenance, replacement and repair of fixed electric storage water heating systems
SANS 10252-1:2018 (Ed. 3.02) AND SANS 10252-2:1993 (Ed. 1.00)
Water supply and drainage for buildings Part 1: Water supply installations for buildings AND
Water supply and drainage for buildings Part 2: Drainage installations for buildings
SANS 10106:2014 (Ed. 4.00)
The installation, maintenance, repair and replacement of domestic solar water heating systems
SANS 1352:2012 (Ed. 1.00)
The installation, maintenance, replacement and repair of domestic air source water heating heat pump systems
SANS 1307:2014 (Ed. 5.01)
Domestic storage solar water heating systems
SANS 10400-A:2016 (Ed. 3.01) A18 (REFER TO PICTURE BELOW THIS POINT)
The application of the National Building Regulations – Part A: General principles and requirements