2017/055: Building consent granted for alterations to an existing building on land subject to a natural hazard without notification under section 73

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This determination concerns the natural hazards provisions of the Act. The matter turned on whether the building work constituted a major alteration and whether section 72 would apply even if the building work was not a major alteration. The determination also considered whether it was reasonable to grant a waiver of Clause E1.3.2.

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