14F Responsibilities of building consent authority

A building consent authority is responsible for—

(a)

checking, in accordance with the requirements of this Act for each type of building consent, to ensure that—

(i)

an application for a building consent complies with the building code:

(ii)

building work has been carried out in accordance with the building consent for that work:

(b)

issuing building consents and certificates in accordance with the requirements of this Act.

Section 14F: inserted, on 13 March 2012, by section 10 of the Building Amendment Act 2012 (2012 No 23).