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Additional building consent exemptions have been added to the Building Act.
New building consent exemptions
Apply online for a building consent.
Apply online for a code compliance certificate.
Solid fuel burners, marquees, demolitions, solar hot water systems, swimming pools.
A Project Information Memorandum will include information held by the territorial authority that is likely to be relevant to the proposed building work.
When subdivision will affect a building or part of a building, section 116A of the Building Act 2004 has to be considered.
Residential building consents, including amendments to issued consents.
Pre-application meetings, alterations to existing buildings, certificates for public use, change of use.
Information for building consents on land subject to natural hazards.
Nelson City Council is responsible for performing functions under the Building Act relating to large dams.