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What happens after your building consent is granted

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Checking of your building consent documentation is completed and a decision made on whether to grant your building consent


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We'll let the nominated contact know that your consent has been granted or otherwise, along with the fees due for your building consent


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Your consent will be released once all fees are paid full

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You'll receive a copy of your consented documents, which will state any conditions that you need to meet before you can start building


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If your building consent has no outstanding conditions you are free to start your build - however a public building occupied during building work need a certificate of public use


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Building work should start within 12 months from when your consent was granted - where work is not started within this time period your building consent may lapse