What happens if you build without building consent
Find out about the penalties you might face if you start building work without an approved building consent.
Why you need a building consent
Find out what a building consent is and when and why you might need one for your building projects.
How we assess your building consent application
Find out what happens after you're applied for a building consent.
Building consent time frames
Find out how long it takes to get your building consent application approved.
A Producer Statement certifies that building work, design or specifications meet the technical requirements of the New Zealand Building Code or conditions of a building consent. Find out how to get one.
Find out about development and reserve contributions and whether you will need to pay them.