Class 6

A Class 6 building classification are buildings where retail goods are sold or services are supplied to the public, such as shops or restaurants.

Typical Class 6 buildings are shopping centres and retail outlets that include:

  • a cafe or restaurant
  • a market or showroom.
  • a dining room, bar, shop or kiosk part of a hotel or motel.
  • a hairdresser or barber shop.
  • a public laundry.
  • a funeral parlour.
  • a service station1


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