Building (Forms) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2005

2005/170

Building (Forms) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2005


Note

These regulations are administered in the Department of Building and Housing.


Pursuant to section 402 of the Building Act 2004, Her Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council and on the recommendation of the Minister for Building Issues, makes the following regulations.

1 Title
  • (1) These regulations are the Building (Forms) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2005.

    (2) In these regulations, the Building (Forms) Regulations 20041 are called the principal regulations.

2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on 21 July 2005.

3 Other forms
  • The table in regulation 5 of the principal regulations is amended by adding the following items:

    15363A(1)Application for certificate for public use
    16363A(3)Certificate for public use
4 Agreement between residential property developer and purchaser
  • Form 1 in Part 1 of the Schedule of the principal regulations is amended by inserting, immediately above the words This agreement is made between—, the words This agreement is made on [insert date].

5 Warrant of fitness
  • (1) Form 12 in Part 2 of the Schedule of the principal regulations is amended by inserting, immediately above the heading Warrant, the following heading and particulars:

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    (2) Form 12 in Part 2 of the Schedule of the principal regulations is amended by omitting the words Signature of owner:, and substituting the words Signature of †owner/†agent on behalf of and with the authority of the owner:.

    (3) Form 12 in Part 2 of the Schedule of the principal regulations is amended by adding the following notes:

    ‡Delete this section if the warrant is not being supplied on behalf of the owner.

    §Delete if the agent is an individual.

6 Application for determination
  • Form 14 in Part 2 of the Schedule of the principal regulations is amended by inserting, after subparagraph (iii) of paragraph (c), the following subparagraph:

    • †(iiia) †issue/†refuse to issue/a certificate for public use for the following †premises/†part of premises [state details of the premises or part of premises].

7 Forms relating to certificate for public use added to Part 2 of Schedule of principal regulations
  • Part 2 of the Schedule of the principal regulations is amended by adding the forms set out in the Schedule of these regulations.


Schedule
Forms relating to certificate for public use added to Part 2 of Schedule of principal regulations

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Form 15
Application for certificate for public use

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Form 16
Certificate for public use

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Diane Morcom,

Clerk of the Executive Council.

Explanatory note

This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.

These regulations, which come into force on 21 July 2005, amend the Building (Forms) Regulations 2004 (the principal regulations).

The regulations prescribe 2 new forms required for the application and issue of certificates for public use. A certificate for public use, provided for by a recent amendment to the Building Act 2004, may be issued for premises (or part) affected by a building work if the territorial authority concerned is satisfied that the premises (or part) can be safely used by members of the public.

The regulations also make minor amendments to certain forms in the principal regulations.


Issued under the authority of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989.

Date of notification in Gazette: 23 June 2005.


  • 1 SR 2004/385