What's New

Building Inspections Over the Festive Season

Inspections will finish at 12pm on Friday 22 December 2017, and recommence at 12pm on Wednesday 3 January 2018.

 

Earthquake Prone Buildings and Substantial Alterations

If your building has an earthquake prone building notice, and you are planning alterations that require a building consent, you may have to include the required seismic upgrade work at the same time as the alterations.

Read full details and download an information sheet on MBIE's Building Performance website.

 

Ban issued by Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment - 1 July 2016

The Chief Executive of the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) has declared a ban, under section 26 of the Building Act 2004, on retrofitting or repairing foil insulation.

Read full details on MBIE's Building Performance website.