Building Control - Fees and Charges

 

Record of Title Search

Required for all Building Consent applications

 

$30.00

Code Compliance Certificate

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

Commercial

Residential

Other

$550.00

$350.00

$150.00

Any additional inspection necessary to approve Certificate

 

$110.00 Plus Travel

PIM - Project Information Memorandum

Less than $20,000

 

$100.00

$20,000 to $300,000

 

$200.00

Over $300,000

 

$400.00

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

 

$500.00

$450.00

$450.00

$450.00

$450.00

Minor Building Work

  • Carports

  • Demolition

  • Para Pools & Equivalent Type Pools

  • Decks and Pergolas

Rural area add travel for 2 inspections

$600.00

Exemption from building consent 

 

$160.00

Other Buildings/Structures (minor)

  • Garages

  • Hay Barns

  • Implement Sheds (up to 110m2)

  • Concrete Swimming Pools

  • Retaining walls

Rural area add travel for 2 inspections

$750.00

Bridges

Rural area add travel for 3 inspections

$900.00

Detached habitable buildings with no plumbing & drainage

Sleepouts, office, studio, small additions up to 30m2

Rural area add travel for 3 inspections

$1000.00

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

Rural area add travel for 3 inspections

$1,200.00

Alterations and additions over 30m2 with no plumbing & drainage

 

Residential

Commercial

$1,400.00

$2,500.00

Detached habitable buildings with plumbing & drainage

Sleepouts with toilet/shower

Rural area add travel for 4 inspections

$1500

Alterations and additions over 30m2 with plumbing & drainage

Residential

Commercial

$1,700.00

$3,000.00

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

Rural area add travel for 5 inspections

$1,350.00

Additions between 30 & 60m2

For work over 60m2 dwelling, commercial and industrial fees apply

 

Rural area add travel for 4 inspections

$1,800.00

Implement shed (over 110m2)

Rural area add travel for 5 inspections

$1,450.00

Dairy Sheds

Rural area add travel for 5 inspections

$3,000.00

Resited Dwellings

 

Rural area add travel for 5 inspections

$2,400.00

Single storey dwellings up to 100m2

Rural ares add travel for 8 inspections

$2,800.00

Single storey dwellings up to 200m2

Rural area add travel for 8 inspections

$3,000.00

Single storey dwellings in excess of 200m2

Rural area add travel for 9 inspections

$3,400.00

Dwellings Two Storey or more up to 200m2

Rural area add travel for 9 inspections

$3,600.00

Dwellings Two Storey or more over 200m2

Rural area add travel for 10 inspections

$4,000.00

Small Commercial/Industrial Buildings up to 300m2

Rural area add travel for 9 inspections

$3,500.00

Commercial/Industrial Buildings in excess of 300m2

Rural area add travel for 10 inspections

$5,000.00

Large industrial and commercial projects in excess of 500m2

Quoted cost

Actual cost

Travel costs (inclusive of staff time)

Applies to building consents in excess of 5km from Ōtorohanga

per km each way

$3.50

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

per Trip

$155.00

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

per Trip

$50.00

Extra Inspections

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

 

$160.00

(plus travel costs)

Report on Buildings to be Relocated

Inspection and report

$400.00

(plus travel costs)

Inspections of Existing Swimming Pool Fences (plus Travel)

per inspection

$200.00

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

$160.00

Extension of Time for which Building Consent is valid

Max 2 extensions of 6 months each

 

$100.00

Amendments/Variations

Minor variation

Major amendments 

$100.00

$200.00

M.B.I.E Levy

 

$1.75 per $1,000.00

B.R.A.N.Z Levy

 

$1.00 per $1,000.00

BCA Accreditation Levy

per consent

$50.00

Application for Certificate of Acceptance

Also liable for all fees that would have been charged if consent had been obtained before building work commenced

$500.00

per inspection

 

$160.00

Application for Certificate of Public Use

 

$500.00

per inspection

 

$160.00

Planning Check

Application reviewed for compliance with District Plan

$150.00

Notice to Fix

 

$500.00

per inspection

 

$160.00

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

 

$200.00

Issue new Compliance Schedule and Compliance Schedule Statement

 

$300.00

Amend Compliance Schedule 

$300.00