Regulatory Environment progress
Programmes in the Transformation Plan will improve our building consenting system and create a single leadership voice to help shape and drive building legislative reform.
The Regulatory Environment workstream aims to support the Accord goals of increasing productivity and raising capability. Specific outcomes in the Accord targeted are to enable quality durable builds, achieve fit-for-purpose options for products and services, build trust and confidence in the construction sector, and ensure strong, reliable and enduring infrastructure.
Initiative progress and milestones
Follow progress here on Accord and Transformation Plan programmes that support a high-functioning regulatory environment.
|Dec 2019||Government approves amendments to the Building Act 2004 that better ensure the industry has skilled and accountable people, fit-for-purpose building products and efficient processes. The reforms include:
|June 2019||470 submissions received by MBIE after consultation on proposed amendments to the Building Act 2004. Submissions showed strong support for legislative change.|