87 Owner must notify names of licensed building practitioners engaged in restricted building work

(1)

Before restricted building work commences under a building consent, the owner must give the building consent authority written notice of the name of every licensed building practitioner who—

(a)

is engaged to carry out, or supervise, the restricted building work under the building consent; and

(b)

was not stated in the application for the building consent under section 45(1)(e).

(2)

After any restricted building work commences under a building consent, the owner must give the building consent authority a written notice if—

(a)

a licensed building practitioner ceases to be engaged to carry out, or supervise, the restricted building work under the building consent; or

(b)

another licensed building practitioner is engaged to carry out, or supervise, the restricted building work.

(3)

The notice under subsection (2) must—

(a)

state that 1 or both of the circumstances specified in subsection (2)(a) and (b) apply; and

(b)

be given as soon as practicable; and

(c)

name the other licensed building practitioner concerned (if any).

(4)

This section does not apply in the case of a licensed building practitioner who, as an unpaid friend or family member of an owner-builder, is engaged to assist the owner-builder in carrying out restricted building work.

Section 87(4): inserted, on 13 March 2012, by section 25 of the Building Amendment Act 2012 (2012 No 23).