Over 120 standards used for Building Code compliance funded for free download

Over 120 standards used for Building Code compliance funded for free download

The Government has announced over 120 standards used for Building Code compliance are now available to be accessed and downloaded ... Read More
The consequences of unethical business practices

The consequences of unethical business practices

Samuel Chandra (BP110064) was found to have brought the LBP regime into disrepute by subcontracting a build against the conditions ... Read More
The Building Code is changing - MBIE

The Building Code is changing – MBIE

This Building Code update aims to support higher-density housing by providing safer building solutions and increased design options. We are focusing ... Read More
Update 250: MBIE funds over 120 building standards for free download

Update 250: MBIE funds over 120 building standards for free download

To remove barriers to achieving compliance in the building system, over 120 building standards are now available for free download.The ... Read More
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