Below are our fees and charges related to Building Control:

Certificate of Title Search

Required for all Building Consent applications

 

$25.00

Code Compliance Certificate

Receive and process application, Issue Code Compliance Certificate (fee on all Consents)

 

$100.00

Any additional inspection necessary to approve Certificate

 

$110.00 Plus Travel

PIM - Project Information Memorandum

Less than $20,000

 

$60.00

$20,000 to $300,000

 

$145.00

Over $300,000

 

$225.00

Building Consents by Project Category (Cost includes PIM)

Minor Works

  • Solid Fuel Heaters

  • Garden Sheds

  • Installation of Basic Warning System

  • Marquees

  • Plumbing and Drainage

Rural area add travel for 1 inspection

$355.00

Minor Building Work

  • Carports

  • Demolition

  • Para Pools & Equivalent Type Pools

  • Decks and Pergolas

Rural area add travel for 2 inspections

$467.00

Other Buildings

  • Garages

  • Hay Barns

  • Implement Sheds

  • Concrete Swimming Pools

Rural area add travel for 2 inspections

$585.00

Bridges

Rural area add travel for 3 inspections

$810.00

Detached habitable buildings with no plumbing & drainage

Sleepouts, Office, Studio, small additions up to 30m2

Rural area add travel for 3 inspections

$925.00

Small Additions or alterations up to 30m2 with no plumbing & drainage

Rural area add travel for 3 inspections

$925.00

Detached habitable buildings with plumbing/drainage

Sleepouts with Toilet/Shower

Rural area add travel for 4 inspections

$1,150.00

Small Additions or alterations up to 30m2 with plumbing and drainage

Rural area add travel for 4 inspections

$1,150.00

Additions between 30 & 60m2

Note: for work over 60m2, dwelling, commercial and industrial fees apply

Rural area add travel for 4 inspections

$1,250.00

Dairy Sheds

Rural area add travel for 5 inspections

$1,380.00

Resited Dwellings

A refundable performance bond based on the estimated cost of remedial work required to meet Resource Consent conditions is also required

Rural area add travel for 5 inspections

$1,500.00

Single storey dwellings up to 100m2

Rural ares add travel for 8 inspections

$2,000.00

Single storey dwellings up to 200m2

Rural area add travel for 8 inspections

$2,300.00

Single storey dwellings in excess of 200m2

Rural area add travel for 9 inspections

$2,400.00

Dwellings Two Storey or more up to 200m2

Rural area add travel for 9 inspections

$2,670.00

Dwellings Two Storey or more over 200m2

Rural area add travel for 10 inspections

$2,870.00

Small Commercial/Industrial Buildings up to 300m2

Rural area add travel for 9 inspections

$2,300.00

Commercial/Industrial Buildings in excess of 300m2

Rural area add travel for 10 inspections

$3,300.00

Travel costs (inclusive of staff time)

Applies to building consents in excess of 5km from Otorohanga

per km each way

$2.60

A flat rate will be charged with any building work in Kawhia

per Trip

$105.00

A flat rate will be charged with any building work in Otorohanga

per Trip

$26.00

Extra Inspections

Where an inspection is requested but the project is not ready fails inspection 

 

$110.00

Report on Buildings to be Relocated

Inspection and report

$300.00

(plus travel costs)

Inspections of Existing Swimming Pool Fences (plus Travel)

per inspection

$110.00

Inspection of Buildings for Compliance with Section 224(f) Resource Management Act 1991

per inspection

$250.00

Code Compliance Certificate for each additional inspection necessary to obtain compliance (plus travel)

per inspection

$110.00

Extension of Time for which Building Consent is valid

Max 2 extensions of 6 months each

 

$55.00

Department of Building and Housing Levy

 

$2.01 per $1,000.00

B.R.A.N.Z Levy

 

$1.00 per $1,000.00

BCA Accreditation Levy

per consent

$40.00

Application for Certificate of Acceptance

 

$421.00

per inspection

 

$110.00

Application for Certificate of Public Use

 

$421.00

per inspection

 

$110.00

Notice to Fix

 

$421.00

per inspection

 

$110.00

Section 71 and Section 77 Building Act 2004

Preparation, signing and registration of Notices and Certificates charged at actual cost

deposit

$500.00

Cancellation of Building Consent

Upon cancellation of a building consent that has been approved Council will refund all fees less 50% of the Building Consent fee

per consent

 

Building Consent Information - Others

per year

$307.00

External Consultant Fees

When external consultants are engaged to peer review Consent applications the applicant will be charged the actual cost for those services

 

Actual Cost

Audit Compliance Schedule

 

$110.00

Issue new Compliance Schedule and Compliance Schedule Statement

 

$250.00