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MBIE funds over 120 building standards for free download

Over 120 building standards are now available for free download. These have been funded by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) to make it easier to comply with the Building Code.

Standards New Zealand, and MBIE as the building system regulator, are committed to improving access to standards that make a difference to the wellbeing of New Zealanders.

The MBIE funded selected building standards are ones that directly help demonstrate compliance with the Building Code, resulting in safe and well-constructed buildings and homes.

The available standards can be accessed through the Standards New Zealand website and indirectly through and

Notification date: 12 July 2019