Information and documentation to be provided on completion of residential building contract

Heading: inserted, on 1 January 2015, by section 56 of the Building Amendment Act 2013 (2013 No 100).

362T Building contractor must provide prescribed information and documentation on completion of residential building work

(1)

This section applies where a building contractor has carried out building work under a residential building contract.

(2)

As soon as practicable after completion of the building work, the building contractor must provide in writing the information and documentation prescribed by regulations made under this Act to the following persons:

(a)

the client; and

(b)

the relevant territorial authority.

(3)

The regulations referred to in subsection (2) may prescribe different information and documentation to be provided to the client and the relevant territorial authority.

(4)

A person who contravenes subsection (2) commits an infringement offence and is liable to a fine not exceeding $2,000.

Section 362T: inserted, on 1 January 2015, by section 56 of the Building Amendment Act 2013 (2013 No 100).