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Department of Building and Housing

Jurisdiction

The Department is responsible for regulation and dispute resolution in New Zealand's building and housing sector.

Governing legislation

Building Act 2004. The Department's website has links to other related legislation.

Administering body

Contact details

Department of Building and Housing, PO Box 10-729, Wellington

Tel: +64 4 494 0260

Fax:+64 4 494 0290

Email: info@dbh.govt.nz

Availability

The Department's site has Determinations from 2003 onward in chronological order, also searchable.

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Library holdings of unreported decisions

Publisher

Note

Incorporates the functions of the former Building Industry Authority which was dissolved in November 2004. Formerly the Ministry of Housing.