• Primary School Brief header one column

    Log in to Primary School Brief here

    • A list of PSB revisions are added here as revisions are made: Revisions
    Secondary School Planning Guide one column

    Log into Secondary School Planning Guide here

    • A list of SSPG revisions will be added here as revisions are made: Revisions


    1. The PSB was amended on the 12th of JULY 2019. Documents affected are indicated in the Revision Register.
    2. Please note that you will no longer be able to log into the Primary School Brief and the Secondary Schools Planning Guide from the BMW web site, as it is closed .
    3. Please use these email links to apply for access to the briefs, which BMW will now host in Sharefile
    4. Your email address will be used by BMW to give you access to the briefs.
    5. You will receive an email from ShareFile once access has been granted.
    6. You will have to create your own unique password to enter this site and to access the briefs.
    7. Using your own email address and your unique password entered into the Sharefile login box,  will get you access to the brief.
    8. This access is unique to each individual.
    9. Save the Sharefile login page to your favorites.
    10. Any attempt to log into either brief via the web page, will result in you being redirected to the Sharefile login page.
    11. It is intended to use the old primary school brief web page for approximately 6 months, at which time it will be closed completely.

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    Passwords will expire periodically. To reset passwords, please send a request to the relevant address:


    The Primary School Brief (PSB) and the Secondary School Planning Guide (SSPG) are intended to be living documents reflecting the changing needs and requirements of the Department of Education. These will be subject to periodical review and it is therefore necessary to refer to the website to ensure that the most recent updates are referenced. Revision dates are noted in the footer of each page. It is not intended to send broadcasts as they occur. The onus is on users to check that they obtain the latest version.

    National Construction Code and Building Code of Australia

    The applicable building legislation for compliance reference is the National Construction Code; Building Code of Australia Volume 1 2013.

    There are numerous acronym references to building legislation in various sections of the PSB & SSPG and may include limited definitions such as NCC or BCA. In all circumstances and notwithstanding any descriptions or acronyms, the legislative design Code is the National Construction Code (NCC); Building Code of Australia vol.1 2013 (BCA).