Extension of a specified life
How to get an 'extension of life' for a building with a specified intended life.
If a building with a specified intended life is issued with a building consent that is subject to the condition that the building be altered, removed or demolished before the end of its life, an 'extension of life' can be obtained.
How to get
The owner must give written notice to the Council if it proposes to extend the life of such a building.
You can send the notice to us:
- by email: email@example.com
- by post:
101 Wakefield Street
PO Box 2199
The Council can only give its consent if it is satisfied that the building:
Visit the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment's website: Change of use, alterations and extension of life