Author Archives: Karla Farrar

Important Halo Update

So, whats changed? In the Halo policy there are 5 situations where Halo will provide cover to the completion of the building project/works. One of these situations is that cover will be provided if, prior to completion of the works, … more

Revere Volume Three

Submissions are now open!  REVERE, Volumes One and Two were such a massive success we are going for a ‘Third’ edition!  REVERE is a magazine to be proud of as well as a wonderful sales tool for all members. The … more

MBIE funds over 120 building standards for free download

120 building standards are now available for free download. These have been funded by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) to make it easier to comply with the Building Code. Standards New Zealand, and MBIE as the building … more

MBIE’s Building System Legislative Reform Consultation

As you may already be aware, MBIE is proposing major changes to New Zealand’s building laws. The aim is to strengthen and modernise our building laws, so all New Zealanders can have confidence in our built environment. The proposed changes … more