Early Childhood Education Centres and Building Code compliance

Guidance for the owners, designers and builders of Early Childhood Education and Care (ECE) Centres and building consent authorities about building work associated with the centres is now available on the Department’s website.

When owners are constructing or altering ECE Centres they need to ensure that both the Building Act 2004 and Education (Early Childhood Services) Regulations 2008 requirements are met.

The Department has been working with the Ministry of Education to assist the centres through the building consent process during construction and alteration. Read more »