Dunedin City Council


Reinforce - June 2022 | Issue 23

Welcome to Reinforce, a newsletter published by the Dunedin City Council’s Building Services department.

In this newsletter we aim to offer useful building related information and keep you up to date with what is happening across our department.

To get in touch with us email building@dcc.govt.nz or phone 03 477 4000


  1. Help us to help you

    Having trouble getting a building consent application over the line? Read more…
  2. Latest building and construction sector trend snapshot

    A biannual snapshot covering October 2021 to May 2022 shows the sector is continuing to grow and develop. Read more…
  3. Have your say on the proposed changes to the building code

    Consultation on the proposed changes to the building code runs until Friday 1 July 2022. Read more…
  4. New staff

    Over the past few months a number of people have joined the Building Services team Read more…
  5. Telling us about exempt building work

    As the owner, you can place a record with the Council on your property file about work you believe to be exempt from needing a ... Read more…
  6. Building consent fees are set to increase

    As part of the annual plan process building consent related fees will increase by approx. 2.6% from 1 July 2022. Read more…
  7. Useful links

    This section contains useful links to guidance and websites that will help you with the building consent process. Read more…
  8. Subscribe

    Sign up now to receive regular updates from the Dunedin City Council Building Services team. Read more…