Simple residential building consent fees

 

Other Simple Residential Building Consents

Includes reasonable processing, inspection and administration time, planning check and Code Compliance Certificate.  Levies and/or Contribution may also be chargeable.

Full fee is payable at lodgement of building consent and is non refundable.

 

 

Fixed Fee (inc GST)

Space heaters – all fuel types

Free standing

Inbuilt

$250

$300

Wood Pellet Fires

 

$200

Tents or Marquees > 100m­2

Commercial

Residential

$300

$200

Tents or Marquee

(any size in place for more than 1 month) *

Commercial

Residential           

$300

$200

* This covers marquees/large tents for private (residential) or commercial functions that are not ordinarily classed as ‘camping tents’.

Priority Service for Commercial Marquees: Consents received between 6 and 18 working days before planned construction date.  Excludes Certificate of Public Use cost.

$450

Express Service for Commercial Marquees - If submitted 5 working days or less from planned construction date Nelson City Council will endeavour to complete but cannot guarantee the issue of the consent before construction starts or the sign off of inspections before use.  Excludes Certificate for Public Use cost. 

 $900

All demolition (full or part building)

$450

Solar hot water heaters (stand-alone)

$200

Swimming pool fencing application - allows for 1 hour processing/administration and 1 inspection

$200

Swimming pool (stand-alone) allows for 1 hour processing/administration and 2 inspections.  Engineer monitoring and inspections are charged separately at $125/hr

$400

Proprietary kitset garages/carports up to 50m­2 (allows for 3 inspections).
Proprietary kitset garages/carports up to 50m­2, including firewall (allows for 4 inspections).

$900
$1,025

Bathroom alterations only (allows for 2 inspections).
Bathroom alterations only, including wet-floor/wall system (allows for 3 inspections).

$450
$575

Levies as required by Building Act 2004 and fixed by legislation

$ based on value of work

Insurance Levy

$20,000 and over

$0.75 per $1,000 or part of

Building Research Association New Zealand Levy (BRANZ)

$20,000 and over

$1.00 per $1,000

Department of Building and Housing Levy (MBIE)

$20,000 and over

$2.01 per $1,000

Quality Assurance Levy (QA)

$20,000 and over

$1.00 per $1,000