Building Resilience Rating Tool

Short Summary of Resource
This is a specialised tool for building industry and can be used to understand the resilience of any building under extreme weather conditions
Detailed description of the resource
The tool is intended to rate the resilience of a given home in Australia to common extreme weather hazards (Flood, Bushfire, Cyclone and Hail). The Exposure Rating shows a low-to-high scale for how exposed a particular house is to each natural hazard. The Vulnerability Rating shows a low-to-high scale for how vulnerable the building materials of a house are to each natural hazard.
CLIMATE AND WEATHER Resilience, CLIMATE AND WEATHER Extreme weather events
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Relevant Sector
Built environment and infrastructure
Geographical Scope
Local government
Relevant LG Functional Area
Disaster/emergency management
Council Type
All council types
URL / DOI for resource access
Relevant Governance Indicator
Adaptation planning