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The Fencing of Swimming Pools Act was introduced to protect young children from the danger of drowning.
The Council has 112 units in Kaiapoi, Oxford, Rangiora and Woodend for people over 65 with limited means.
You can share your views about the Council's plans and projects by making a submission.
The Waimakariri District Council is one of the largest employers in the Waimakariri District and has become an employer of choice.
Changes made to an existing building, such as (but not limited to) increasing or decreasing the floor area, making or closing an opening, erecting or demolishing a wall etc
The building consent can only be granted where the building consent authority/territorial authority is satisfied that the building will:
Building consent authorities are allowed to grant a building consent for the alteration of an existing building.
The Act clarifies that if part of a building is altered, the upgrade provisions are triggered for the whole building.
For more information, please refer to publications on the MBIE website
Converting a building fact sheet
BC application - dwellings and other work (NOT Commercial) (pdf, 1.3MB)
For more information regarding alterations to Earthquake prone buildings please refer to the Earthquake Prone Buildings section.