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Building consent fees

Below are some building fees, for the schedule of Building Services fees [PDF, 544 KB]

Work description

Fee

Additions, alterations, new structures  *charged at actual cost
Alterations and garages $650 deposit
New dwellings $1,000 deposit
Commercial up to and including $1 million $1,200 deposit
Commercial or other over $1 million $2,500 deposit
Fireplace - freestanding $362*
Fireplace - Inbuilt $482*
Marquees $100 deposit
Demolition - residential (includes 1 inspection) $203**
Demolition - commercial (includes 2 inspections) $363**
Footpath damage - refundable less admin fee of $56 $1,000
Sign damage - refundable less admin fee of $56 $600
Certificate of Public Use - issue $195
Fast track garage (restrictions apply) $878**
Minor building work $525*

Swimming pools - up to the value of $19,000  

Type of pool

Fee

Swimming pool, fence & drainage (inground) $525* deposit**
Swimming pool, fence & drainage (above ground),
including fencing existing swimming pool
$361* deposit**
3 yearly inspection fee $160

* Charge calculated on actual and reasonable costs associated with processing the consent.
** Plus $25 if certificate of title is not supplied
Pools on a hill or slope or with a value of over $20,000 will require a full actual and reasonable cost building consent.