116 Code compliance requirements: extension of life

(1)

The owner of a building with a specified intended life must not extend its life without the written consent of the territorial authority.

(2)

This subsection applies to a building with a specified intended life if—

(a)

under section 113(2), a building consent for its building or alteration was issued subject to the condition that it must be altered on or before the end of the specified intended life; or

(b)

under section 39(1) of the Building Act 1991, a building consent for its building or alteration was issued subject to the condition that it shall be altered on or before the end of the specified intended life.

(3)

The territorial authority must not give its consent to the extension of the life of a building to which subsection (2) applies unless satisfied, on reasonable grounds, that the building—

(a)

has been altered in accordance with the condition; and

(b)

complies with section 112.

Section 116: replaced, on 14 April 2005, by section 14(1) of the Building Amendment Act 2005 (2005 No 31).