BC Update 243: Acceptable Solution and Verification Method amendments November 2018

BC Update 243: Acceptable Solution and Verification Method amendments November 2018

Seven Acceptable Solutions and four Verification Methods for complying with the New Zealand Building Code have been amended. Changes are ... Read More
BC Update 242: BEAL CodeMark product certification body issued notice of revocation

BC Update 242: BEAL CodeMark product certification body issued notice of revocation

Following the suspension of BEAL Certification Service Limited (BCS) as a CodeMark product certification body (PCB) in September, the Joint ... Read More
BC Update 241: Six ACP CodeMark certificates removed

BC Update 241: Six ACP CodeMark certificates removed

All six of the original aluminium composite panel (ACP) CodeMark certificates suspended in July have been removed from the CodeMark ... Read More
BC Update 240: Online courses on managing buildings in an emergency

BC Update 240: Online courses on managing buildings in an emergency

Two courses on rapid building assessment are now freely available on the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s online learning ... Read More
New guidelines for safe work on precast concrete

New guidelines for safe work on precast concrete

Precast concrete is widely used in New Zealand. Offices, homes and parking buildings often include precast panels, beams, columns or ... Read More
Sprinkler Contractor Certification Process Update

Sprinkler Contractor Certification Process Update

Please note that all application for Sprinkler contractor certification and renewals must be completed on the new forms. There are several changes ... Read More
BC Update 239: BEAL CodeMark product certification body accreditation suspended

BC Update 239: BEAL CodeMark product certification body accreditation suspended

Source: MBIE website. As of 12 September 2018, BEAL Certification Service Limited’s (BEAL) accreditation as a CodeMark product certification body ... Read More
BC Update 238: Consultation on proposal for new edition of Fire Acceptable Solution C/AS2

BC Update 238: Consultation on proposal for new edition of Fire Acceptable Solution C/AS2

Source: MBIE website MBIE is seeking your feedback on a proposal to publish a new edition of Acceptable Solution (C/AS2) ... Read More
BC Update 237: MBIE to consult twice yearly on changes to the Building Code System

BC Update 237: MBIE to consult twice yearly on changes to the Building Code System

MBIE will now consult on a regular six-monthly cycle to ensure Acceptable Solutions and Verification Methods are up to date ... Read More
BC Update 236: Consultation on amending Acceptable Solutions and Verification Methods 2018

BC Update 236: Consultation on amending Acceptable Solutions and Verification Methods 2018

MBIE is seeking your feedback on proposals to amend a number of Acceptable Solutions and Verification Methods, and to revoke ... Read More