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Ministerial Portfolio

Building and Construction

Minister:
Minister for Building and Construction
Current Minister:
Hon Jenny Salesa
Description: 

Responsibilities include building and housing policy, and information, advice, education, and dispute resolution services to landlords and tenants, unit title owners, and owners of leaky homes.

Department: 

The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment provides the administrative support for this portfolio.

Vote: 

Vote Building and Housing

Legislation: 

Building Act 2004
Chartered Professional Engineers of New Zealand Act 2002
Construction Contracts Act 2002
Engineering Associates Act 1961
Home Ownership Savings Act 19741
Housing Accords and Special Housing Areas Act 20132
Housing Assets Transfer Act 1993
Plumbers, Gasfitters, and Drainlayers Act 2006
Registered Architects Act 2005
Residential Tenancies Act 1986
Retirement Villages Act 2003
State Advances Corporation Act 1965
Unit Titles Act 2010
Weathertight Homes Resolution Services Act 2006

The Minister for Building and Construction exercises the powers of the Minister of Housing for the purposes of the Act. 

The Minister for Building and Construction exercises the powers of the Minister of Housing for the purposes of the Act. 

Last updated: 
Thursday, 12 October 2017

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