Category Archives: General News

Online Building Contracts & Employment Agreements

** IMPORTANT NOTICE ** We are getting ready to switch over to the new Members’ ToolShed at the end of September. Unfortunately when we do make the switch over ALL the Online Building Contracts and Employment Agreements, that you currently … more

NZCB AGM, Conference and Expo

Sustainability – helping NZCB Members’ to grow, thrive and succeed! 4th – 6th June | TSB Arena and Shed 6 | Wellingtonclick here for some of the exciting things we have planned and keep an eye on the Conference section … more

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

Choose the right software to make your business more efficient Spending too much time completing paperwork? Had enough of spending evenings and weekends wading through supplier invoices, generating client estimates, invoicing and employee paperwork. You’ve now decided you need some … 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

Advertising Levy Explained

The Advertising Levy is invoiced annually to all Business Members. The levy is used to fund the vast majority of homeowner facing advertising and communications for New Zealand Certified Builders Association on behalf of its members. Click to view the … more

Worried about scam emails?

What can you do to protect yourself and your business Reduce your digital footprint Check if your email address is compromised – see below Check if any websites have insecurely handled your passwords Software updates? Review then update Secure your … more

Building Trade Professionals: Pricing for Profit

Red Quantity Surveying joined with NZCB to present on why practitioners often underestimate, ultimately eroding profit coming out of a project. If you did not attend either the recent workshop or webinar, a video of each is available to watch … more

Build Nelson Expo

Are you a tradie in/around Nelson or studying carpentry? Do you like to keep up to date with building industry products and services? Do you enjoy receiving freebies and great prizes!? Want to earn some LBP points? Keen to mingle … more