The intent of this section is to ensure that tiny houses as buildings are safe, healthy and durable for their intended use.
Tiny house considerations
Learn about key considerations for your tiny house project
Building consents, development fees and using licensed professionals
Find out about what needs consenting, development fees and using licensed practitioners to complete the work.
Tiny houses and Schedule 1 exemptions
Find out about Schedule 1 exemptions for detached buildings and retrofitting a kitchen and or bathroom.
Sanitary fixtures for Tiny Houses
Find out about how the Building Code applies to the installation of sanitary features.
Determinations and tiny houses on wheels
Learn more about our determinations process, previous determinations on tiny houses and requirements for different trailers types.
Guidance information and resources
Check out our guidance and support resources