Requirements for specific building projects that you may need to get a building consent for.
Requirements and building consents needed for projects in and around your property.
Guidance for obtaining a building consent if your project includes: a single stand-alone dwelling or an accessory building such as a garage, car port, gazebo, shed, deck or retaining wall.
Guidance when obtaining a building consent for a multi-residential, industrial or commercial building.
If you need to demolish, remove or relocate a building you may require building or resource consents.
An owner who intends to change the use of a building must give notice in writing to the Council.
Building consent requirements to convert a residential garage or building into a habitable space or sleepout.
Information on building codes, zoning and consent issues for tiny houses.