Weathertightness links

ConsumerBuildExternal website.
What's the leaky building issue all about? This website explains the problem, and suggests ways to manage it if you are affected, and ways to avoid it if you are embarking on a new home building project.

BRANZ weathertightness publicationsBranz website.
BRANZ Limited, wholly owned by Building Research External website, provides independent services to the building and construction industry in New Zealand, Australia and Asia, and produces a range of publications on the subject of weathertightness.

Minister's webpageExternal website
Biography, portfolios and press releases of the Minister for Building Issues, on the Beehive website.

Local Government New ZealandExternal website.
LGNZ is the association that represents all New Zealand local government bodies at the national level.

Ministry of HealthExternal website. (News and Issues)
Information provided to the Building Industry Authority from the Ministry of Health regarding the potential health effects of leaking buildings, 25 November 2002.

New Zealand Institute of ArchitectsExternal website.
The NZIA is a professional association of New Zealand architects and associated architectural colleagues, with a membership in excess of 2000.

New Zealand Institute of Building SurveyorsLink to the NZIBS website.
The NZIBS is a national body of skilled, professional building consultants.

New Zealand Institute of Quantity Surveyors External website.
The NZIQS is the national body for quantity surveyors.

New Zealand Law Society (Property Law Section)External website.
Members of the NZLS Property Law Section who are available to give advice on claims under the Weathertight Homes Resolution Service Act.

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