Building Act 2004

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Part 4 Regulation of building practitioners

Subpart 1—Preliminary

Definitions

282 Definitions for this Part

In this Part, unless the context otherwise requires,—

appeal authority

(a)

in relation to an appeal against a decision of the Registrar under section 330(1), means the Board; and

(b)

in relation to an appeal against a decision of the Board under section 330(2), means the District Court

applicable minimum standards for licensing means the minimum standards for licensing that—

(a)

apply to the licensing class in question; and

(b)

are contained in the rules

Board means the Building Practitioners Board established by section 341

building inspection work means any of the following:

(a)

the assessment and approval of building design documents:

(b)

the undertaking of inspections of building work:

(c)

the issuing of building consents:

(d)

determining compliance with a building consent:

(e)

inspection, maintenance, or reporting procedures stated in a compliance schedule

decision includes—

(a)

any action taken under section 318; and

(b)

an order

decision-maker, in relation to an appeal, means the person or body that made the decision or took the action appealed against

disciplinary matter means an inquiry into, or complaint about, the conduct of a licensed building practitioner or a decision on that inquiry or complaint

LBP standards has the meaning set out in section 353

register means the register of building practitioners established and maintained under section 298

Registrar means the officer appointed under section 310.

Section 282 applicable minimum standards for licensing paragraph (a): amended, on 15 March 2008, by section 54(1) of the Building Amendment Act 2008 (2008 No 4).

Section 282 building inspection work paragraph (e): replaced, on 15 March 2008, by section 54(2) of the Building Amendment Act 2008 (2008 No 4).