If you are involved in a building project, it’s important you know who is responsible for each aspect.
Understand project stages, from scoping and design to consents, construction and completion.
The reforms will speed up consenting and build confidence in the building system.
See everything in 'Getting started'
For safe, healthy and durable buildings, all building work in New Zealand must meet certain standards. Find out how to build within the rules.
Avoid accidents and make site safety a priority.
See everything in 'Projects & consents'
See everything in 'Building Code compliance'
If you own a building that contains a specified system such as a cable car, you must ensure they are effectively operated for the life of the building and in keeping with the council-issued compliance schedule.
See everything in 'Managing buildings'
A determination is a binding decision made by MBIE providing a way of solving disputes or questions about the rules that apply to buildings, how buildings are used, building accessibility, and health and safety.
See everything in 'Resolving problems'
See everything in 'COVID-19: Building and construction sector guidance'