Draft International Standard: International Property Measurement Standards (IPMS) - All Building Asset Classes

Draft - IPMS - All Building Asset Classes

Part C: IPMS Standards

IPMS comprise six standards suitable for different measurement requirements in various jurisdictions. An overview of these are:

  • IPMS 1 (External Measurement) is the Floor Area for all or part of a Building measured to its external boundary. Refer to Diagram 29 and Diagram 30
  • IPMS 2 (Internal Measurement) is the Floor Area for all or part of a Building measured to its internal boundary. Refer to Diagram 31 and Diagram 32
  • IPMS 3A (Exclusive Occupation External Measurement) is the Floor Area available on an exclusive basis to an occupier measured to the external boundary of the Building. Refer to Diagram 33 and Diagram 35
  • IPMS 3B (Exclusive Occupation Internal Measurement) is the Floor Area available on an exclusive basis to an occupier and where appropriate, measured to the internal boundary of the Building. Refer to Diagram 34 and Diagram 36
  • IPMS 4A is a selected measured Floor Area which includes internal Walls and Columns. Refer to Diagram 37
  • IPMS 4B is a selected measured Floor Area which excludes internal Walls and Columns. Refer to Diagram 38