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

Building Consent Application including check sheet (new dwelling, alterations, commercial and amendments)
Wood Burner/Liquid Burner Application including check sheet
PIM Only Application
Temporary Building Consent (marquees, stages, buildings up for less than one month)
Certificate of Acceptance (wood/liquid burners) 
Certificate of Acceptance (dwelling alterations etc)   


Other Application Forms

Code compliance certificate
Public use certificate
Agent nomination form 
Check sheet for building consents  
Check sheet for wood burners
Application for amendment to a compliance schedule 
Project Information Memorandum (PIM) declaration
Application for exemption to building consent


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