Applying for a Building Consent

Applying for a Building Consent is easy.

You simply complete the appropriate Building Consent Application from the list below.

As of 1 July 2015, our building team started processing building consents completely electronically.  For more information, please refer to the Building Consent lodgement guidelines.

Building consent applications


Editable Forms

Building consent application form - all new buildings or alterations
Building consent application form - woodburner or liquid fuel heater
Building consent application form - temporary buildings
Planning check or Project Information Memorandum declaration 
Check sheet - Building consent and/or Project Information Memorandum
Check sheet - Wood burner consent
Certificate of acceptance
Code compliance certificate
Public use certificate
Agent nomination form


Be sure to check you have filled in all the necessary details and provided the necessary paperwork.  This will speed up your application.