2020/023: The refusal to issue a code compliance certificate for building work
- Valid from
- Information provider
- Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment
- Information type
This determination considers the authority's decision to refuse to issue a code compliance certificate for a new dwelling because it was not satisfied that the completed work complied with the Building Code.
The compliance decision rested on the authority's view it was unable to accept producer statements from an engineer who had inspected the completed work; the statements are in respect of the verification of the ground bearing and the completion of a surface water soakage trench.