Consultations

From time to time we seek public comment on a specific issue through a formal consultation process.

Consultation on new Acceptable Solutions for residential pool barriers

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.

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Consultation: Pool inspection and retailer notices

The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment is consulting on proposed requirements to be made by regulatory instruments under the Building (Pools) Amendment Bill.

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Consultation: Earthquake-prone building regulations and methodology

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.

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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.

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Consultation: Amending Acceptable Solutions and Verification Methods 2016

The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment is consulting on...

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Consultation: Foil insulation

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.

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Older consultations

Formal consultations conducted during 2014 and 2015.

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