BU650 Building beyond code minimums
- Valid from
- Information provider
- BRANZ Limited
- Information type
- BRANZ Bulletin
- PDF, Hard copy
The New Zealand Building Code sets out performance criteria that all building work must comply with. Minimum requirements in the Code, in Acceptable Solutions and referenced standards cover areas from thermal insulation to ventilation levels.
This Bulletin outlines the benefits of going beyond Building Code minimums and the key features of a Code-plus approach that will result in higher-performing homes.