To apply for a consent to install a solid fuel heater or fireplace, use the form below:
Minor Works Consent Application Form (114KB PDF) | Text version (311KB DOC)
We process building consents within 20 working days.
This time frame may be affected if the application:
Wood burners installed after 1 September 2005 must comply with Resource Management regulations.
National Environmental Standard for Wood Burners - Ministry for the Environment
You don't need any Council consents or permits to have a heat pump installed. You can add the cost of installing heating to your rates bill - for more information see:
GW's Offer - Greater Wellington Regional Council
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