The Department is responsible for regulation and dispute resolution in New Zealand's building and housing sector.
Building Act 2004. The Department's website has links to other related legislation.
Department of Building and Housing, PO Box 10-729, Wellington
Tel: +64 4 494 0260
Fax:+64 4 494 0290
The Department's site has Determinations from 2003 onward in chronological order, also searchable.
Incorporates the functions of the former Building Industry Authority which was dissolved in November 2004. Formerly the Ministry of Housing.
Promotes and monitors compliance with health and safety legislation.
Health and Safety in Employment Act 1992
Various contact methods, details available from the Health and Safety Service website.
NZLII (1997 onward)