Solar water heaters of all types require a building consent
Under the Building Act, It is the responsibility of the home owner to obtain such consent. However, The installer should be able to offer you support, making the process smoother and quicker. Asking the installer to facilitate the building consent application on your behalf is a good idea.
More than 15 councils around the country have a fee-wave policy for Installation of Solar Water Heating systems
What to prepare?
Clear property plans
Current Certificate of Title
A note asking the installer to facilitate the process on your behalf
Solarheating.co.nz can manage all consent applications for you, contact us for more information.