For more information about licensed building practitioners, see:
To find out what is meant by restricted building work, see:
While Schedule 1 of the Building Act provides for some exemptions from building consent, all work must still comply with other legislation, including:
When you apply for a building consent, you must decide whether or not the work that is exempt is to be included as part of the consent application. If it is not included, that work will not be inspected or receive a Code Compliance Certificate.