AlphaOne - find out more about the Online Consent System that we use to enhance our customer experience

Barrier Free advice line - a phone number for accessibility advice for architects, engineers, designers, Councils and anyone else who needs it

BeforeUdig - provides one location to request plans from multiple agencies to locate underground pipes and cables in and around proposed excavation sites

Building Act 2004

Building Performance - building information for both the public and industry from the Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment

Building Research Association of New Zealand (BRANZ)

Building Warrant of Fitness guide- guidance document from the Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment

Building work that does not require a building consent - guidance document from the Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment on exempt building work

Consumer Build

CodeHub

Consumer protection measures

Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority (EECA)

Electrical Registration Board

Environment Canterbury - information on resource consents relating to discharge to land, air or water, for example, solid fuel heaters, septic tanks, etc

Free Building Standards online - NZ Standards available to download online for free, courtesy of the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment

Licensed Building Practitioners - information on the licensed building practitioner regime and a link through to the LBP register

New Zealand Building Code

Plumbers, Gasfitters and Drainlayers Board - link to the public register

Smarter homes – information on energy efficiency

South Island Independent Qualified Persons (IQP) register

Swimming pool fencing requirements