Category Archives: All Regions

News that appears in the Members Login area of the website for all Regions.

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

Changes to the Disputes Tribunal – threshold increased to $30,000

The Disputes Tribunal has just increased the financial threshold for submitting a claim to $30,000. Until 29 October 2019, a party could only file a claim up to a maximum of $15,000 (or $20,000 with both parties’ agreement). At this … 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

Updated Halo Comparison Chart Oct 2019

This has now been updated by BrokerWeb. Please click here to see the latest update on the Halo policy comparison to Builtin and MasterBuild Premium Guarantee.

Magic Talk, Auckland

Nice to hear some positive feedback in the market about NZCB on the radio yesterday. Check out some of the conversations below.

September BTP Online learning

Martelli McKegg Builders’ BreakfastBuilding Consents Ever undertaken excavation work before the building consent was approved by the council?Then this Martelli McKegg presentation is for you. Undertaking building work without consent or a council approved variation, can have lasting ramifications for a … 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