Last updated: 28 April 2023
Find out about the resources MBIE has provided, such as the Scheme Rules, and links to relevant legislation.
The Building Act (2004) - legislation.govt.nz
Building (Product Certification) Regulations 2022 - legislation.govt.nz
Building consent authorities must accept a CodeMark certificate as evidence of compliance with the New Zealand Building Code, as long as the product is used in accordance with the scope and limitations defined on the certificate.
The step-by-step guide shows how CodeMark works within the building consent process.
Step by step guide for CodeMark
CodeMark technical guidance for scheme rules
The technical guidance helps scheme participants understand the CodeMark scheme rules for product certification bodies, certificate holders, technical experts and assessors.
This resource seeks to:
- act as a guide to the scheme rules and the relevant provisions in the Building (Product Certification) Regulations 2022 and the Building Act 2004
- provide information related to key changes in the scheme rules
- provide detailed examples of how to interpret and implement the new scheme rules.