Racking

RACKING AND MEZZANINE SYSTEM IN SINGAPORE

There are various goverment authorities that are involved to ensure that the racking system you purchase for your unit satisfy the standard safety rules and regulations.



  • URA

  • SCDF

  • BCA

  • BUILDING MANAGEMENT

How is the URA related to racking and mezzanine in Singapore?

The URA is Singapore’s national planning authority. Its task is to plan and facilitate the physical development of Singapore and ensure that Singapore’s limited land resource is put to optimal use.


URA submission

Prevailing guideline for racking system in order to satisfy GFA (Gross Floor Area) exemption include a stand alone system and as a storage shelves for storage purposes only.

How is the SCDF related to racking and mezzanine in Singapore?

The SCDF handles the Singapore Fire Safety Engineering Guidelines (SFEG), which includes various frameworks and guidelines to ensure that building designs meet a certain standard of fire safety.

How is the BCA related to racking and mezzanine in Singapore?

Submission needed for structural work done such as standing structures and metal works that will result in additional load

How is the building management related to racking and mezzanine in Singapore?

It is a requirement to inform the building management of any form of work done to the building.

JTC building

Submission required for addition and alternation in building