From time to time we seek public comment on a specific issue through a formal consultation process.
Consultation: Intention to amend the Seismic Assessment of Existing Buildings: Technical Guidelines for Engineering Assessments
MBIE is seeking your feedback on the proposal to amend eight engineering equations in the Concrete Buildings section of the Seismic Assessments of Existing Buildings - Technical Guidelines for Engineering Assessments.
MBIE is seeking your feedback on proposals to amend Verification Method B1/VM1 and to ban loop bar connections of flange-hung double-tee precast flooring.
MBIE is seeking submissions on the proposed Design Guide. The feedback from submissions will be used to finalise the guide.
MBIE is seeking your feedback on proposals to improve fire safety regulations for New Zealand buildings.
We are seeking your feedback on proposed new legislation that will enable central and local government to accelerate and support urban development projects undertaken by urban development authorities. Your feedback will be considered in refining and improving the proposal before Government makes any final decisions.
The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) is consulting on proposed new Acceptable Solutions to support changes to residential pool barrier requirements under the Building (Pools) Amendment Act 2016.
The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment is consulting on proposed requirements to be made by regulatory instruments under the Building (Pools) Amendment Bill.
The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment is consulting on the regulations and a methodology that set the new approach for identifying and managing earthquake-prone buildings.
Consultation: Amending B1/AS1 Acceptable Solution and B1/VM1 Verification Method with respect to Grade 500E Ductile Steel Mesh
The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment is proposing to amend B1 Structure: B1/AS1 and B1/VM1 to provide clarity on the testing requirements for grade 500E welded ductile steel mesh for use in New Zealand.
The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment is consulting on...
The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment is consulting on a proposal to issue a ban that will prevent people retrofitting residential buildings with foil insulation.
Formal consultations conducted during 2014 and 2015.