Get a copy of the Building Act
There are several ways you can get a copy of the Building Act 2004.
Read the Act online or download a PDF copy
Key features of the Building Act are:
- licensing for builder practitioners
- review of the Building Code
- certification of proprietary building products
- accreditation and registration of building consent authorities
- new provisions around building consents and inspections.
Building Act 2004 is on the New Zealand Legislation website.
The Bulding Act 2004 - a summary
This brochure provides a concise overview of the Act’s key changes and timings.
The Building Act 2004 - a summary [PDF 128 KB, 2 pages]
Buy a print copy
From a bookseller such as Vicbooks or Bennetts Government Bookshop.