Building consent authority webinars

Last updated: 8 February 2021

If you work for a building consent authority tune into our quarterly webinars to hear directly from Building Performance on topics and issues that impact BCAs and councils.

About our webinars

Our webinar series is designed for Building Consent Authorities to hear directly from Building Performance on our programme of work and also offers the opportunity to engage and ask questions.

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Upcoming webinars

Tuesday 9 November, 2021

Details of our next webinar will be available soon. 

Sign up for the next BCA Webinar on Zoom

Previous webinars

23 June 2021

This webinar covered the following topics:

  • Building for climate change
  • Building law reform and the proposed regulations
  • BCA assessments
  • Good ground

Watch the June Better Building webinar

31 March 2021

This webinar covered the following topics:

  • Consenting
  • Building for Climate Change
  • Building law reforms
  • The annual Building Code update

Due to a technical issue, this webinar is broken up into two parts.

Watch John Sneyd, Building Performance GM discuss consenting and climate change

Watch Amy Moorhead, Policy Manager discuss building law reform, and Devin Glennie, Principal Advisor for the Building Code discuss the annual Code update

2 December, 2020


This webinar covered the following topics:

  • Consenting and consent exemptions
  • Our roadmap to digitalising the Building Code, including a demonstration of TekReader
  • The Good Ground project
  • Key themes from recent BCA assessments

Watch the March webinar recording 

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