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Departments

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.

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.

Note

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

Department of Labour - Health and Safety in Employment

Jurisdiction

Promotes and monitors compliance with health and safety legislation.

Governing legislation

Health and Safety in Employment Act 1992

Contact details

Various contact methods, details available from the Health and Safety Service website.

Availability

NZLII (1997 onward)