150507073266[v2] Waimakariri District Council
V2 - 1/01/2018
6 of 6 Code Compliance Certicate Application
All the relevant information on this form is required to be provided under the Building Act 2004 and/or Resource Management Act 1991
for the Waimakariri District Council to assess your application. Under these Acts this information has to be made available to members
of the public if requested. The information contained in this application may be made available to other units of the Council. You have
the right to access the personal information held about you by the Council which can be readily retrieved. You can also request that the
Council correct any personal information it holds about you.
CODE COMPLIANCE CERTIFICATE
A Building Consent is not completed until it has been issued with a Code Compliance Certicate. The owner is required to
complete a separate application for a Code Compliance Certicate as soon as practicable after the building work is completed.
In any event no later than two (2) years after the granting of the Building Consent, Council is required to decide whether or not
a Code Compliance Certicate can be issued. If your project will not be completed within two years you will need to apply for a
During the process of construction, inspections will be necessary to conrm all work complies with your approved Building
Consent documentation. Please phone the Council Building Unit on 03 311 8906 at least 48 hours in advance of requiring an
inspection to ensure that this can be arranged.
The inspections required will be set out in the Building Consent documentation issued by the Council. Failure to have a prescribed
inspection carried out may put the issue of the Code Compliance Certicate at risk.
All inspections including re-inspections are subjected to a separate charge, even if carried out on the same day.
The owner may authorise an agent to submit an application on their behalf.
The Agent will be the rst point of contact for all communications with the Council/Building Consent Authority regarding this
application under Sections 33 and 45 and if authorised, the application for a Code Compliance Certicate under Section 92 of
the Building Act 2004. They will receive all correspondence and must be authorised by the owner - see page 7. All amendments
require new authorisation.
Please note - All work for the issue of a Code Compliance Certicate will be invoiced and must be paid in full before the Code
Compliance Certicate will be issued.
NOTICE TO FIX
If a Notice to Fix is issued, it will state the building work that must be carried out and will set a timeframe in which this work must
be completed. Once the work listed has been completed a further inspection should be booked by phoning Waimakariri District
Council on 0800 965 468.