Welcome to AGDA
The AGDA is the industry voice of the Australian Garage Door Industry set up to promote professionalism, safety and compliance for all the products and installation involved in the largest and heaviest moving part of a building being the Garage Door. The AGDA is made up of the key garage door & automation Manufacturers and Dealers (including Installers) based within Australian and represent the interests of all members.
AGDA is a not for profit organisation and for more information on AGDA please view the About page
WIN BACK THE COST OF YOUR INSTALLER TRAINING
Simply tell us in 50 words or less why you see installer training as important for the garage door industry.
Hurry - entries close 12th August 2020
Covid19 – Challenging Times
AGDA has available under the publication tab in its website www.agda.org.au the following documents which may assist in your workplace-
· AGDA Keep your distance—stop the spread covid-19 checklist, covering-
· General on-site protocols
· Site & job specific protocols
· Off-site protocols
· HIA Making Space on Site– an industry guideline to manage COVID-19 on new housing sites.
· HIA Making Space on Site– an industry guideline to manage COVID-19 on renovation and repair sites.
Standards Australia Update
AS 4055--2012 (Incorporating Amendment No. 1) Wind loads for housing – is currently under committee review with Public Comment Draft expected to be published shortly, with generally 8 weeks for comment.
¨ There is a proposal to clarify how it can impact on other than CLASS 1, housing, and CLASS 10 non-habitable buildings and how best to be called up in NCC.
¨ It is understood there is particular reference to garage door interface with substrate and latching to resist wind loads.