Legal Disclaimer

Disclaimer for "Find Out If You Need A Consent"

This tool applies information and rules pertaining to the Building Act 2004 and the Tauranga City Plan. This tool is for general guidance only; any results do not constitute acceptance or agreement by TCC that a building consent is or is not required.

By proceeding, you acknowledge the following:

  1. It is the owner's responsibility to obtain a building consent before starting a building project, or to identify whether the work is exempt.
  2. Council makes no warranty, express or implied, nor assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, correctness, completeness of any information in this tool and the results it provides.
  3. If you act or rely on the information provided, you do so at your own risk. The Council is not responsible for or liable for any direct or indirect losses or damage in respect of any action taken as a result of accessing the information or any reliance placed on the accuracy or completeness of the information by you or any other party.

Disclaimer for "Interactive Compliance Guide"

This tool applies information and rules pertaining to the Building Act 2004 and the Tauranga City Plan. This tool is for general guidance only; any results do not constitute acceptance or agreement by TCC that a building consent is or is not required.

By proceeding, you acknowledge the following:

  1. It is the owner's responsibility to obtain a building consent before starting a building project, or to identify whether the work is exempt.
  2. The information is made available in good faith. Council makes no warranty, express or implied, nor assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, correctness, completeness of any information in this tool and the results it provides.
  3. If you act or rely on the information provided, you do so at your own risk. The Council is not responsible for or liable for any direct or indirect losses or damage in respect of any action taken as a result of accessing the information or any reliance placed on the accuracy or completeness of the information by you or any other party.

Disclaimer for "Ensure You Know the Property"

This tool is a snapshot of selected Council Application and Rating Information databases, zone and planning maps pertaining to the property as at the date of this preview. This information is for general guidance only; it does not represent all the information Council has on the property and should not replace a full property file search.

By proceeding, you acknowledge the following:

  1. The information is made available in good faith and Council makes no warranty, express or implied, nor assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, correctness, completeness of any information in this tool and the results it provides.
  2. If you act or rely on the information contained in the ‘Ensure You Know the Property’ tool, you do so at your own risk. The Council is not responsible for or liable for any direct or indirect losses or damage in respect of any action taken as a result of accessing the information or any reliance placed on the accuracy or completeness of the information by you or any other party.
  3. The information should not be used as a substitute for professional advice.