Tag Archives: MBIE

Building Amendment Act and fish hooks

Minister Nick Smith has indicated new consumer protection measure which will come into force 1st January 2015. Traditionally building regulation change has affected the main trades, however these changes are set to go much wider encompassing most building work associated … more

Defects and tolerance schedule update

Certified Builders sits on the Ministrie’s [MBIE] working group forming a schedule of acceptable building tolerances and a defects list, covering off workmanship and material supply. It is intended to bridge the grey areas not covered by our Building Act, … more