This part of ISO 15686 identifies and establishes general principles for service life planning and a systematic
framework for undertaking service life planning of a planned building or construction work throughout its life
cycle (or remaining life cycle for existing buildings or construction works).
The life cycle incorporates initiation, project definition, design, construction, commissioning, operation,
maintenance, refurbishment, replacement, deconstruction and ultimate disposal, recycling or re-use of the
asset (or parts thereof), including its components, systems and building services.
This part of ISO 15686 is applicable to the service life planning of individual buildings.
NOTE A series of service life plans can be used as input data to the strategic property management of a number of