Illegal Building Work
Building work which requires consent but does not have consent is illegal.
In most cases Council will not have details of such work. If you need this information, contact the relevant Government agency directly.
Issuing a certificate for work already done
Under the Building Act 2004
- A territorial authority may, on application, issue a certificate of acceptance for building work already done if:
(i) The work was done by the owner or any predecessor in title of the owner; and
What do I do if my building has illegal building works?
To apply for a Certificate of Acceptance you must complete appropriate forms: