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In practice: Te Aranga design principles

5 October 2018

An insight into how the Te Aranga design principles are implemented in practice, and the potential for them to transform planning and policies process...

The construction revolution continues as cross-laminated timber goes modular

4 October 2018

Watts Grove, an affordable housing project being built for Swan Housing in the UK, unlocks a difficult site and demonstrates what can be achieved with...

Fast-tracking development through partnership

28 September 2018

Auckland Council is working with Universal Homes on an innovative dual-consenting pilot that will enable the delivery of the earthworks and infrastruc...

Council takes step on affordable homes policy

26 September 2018

Hamilton City Council has moved to better assure a supply of affordable homes under developments in designated Special Housing Areas (SHAs).

Variation 4 – Iona Residential Rezoning

25 September 2018

In a bid to address population and household growth in Havelock North and recognise the shortage of residential sites, the Iona area has now been rezo...

Major infrastructure funding for Auckland's northwest

21 September 2018

$339.2 million of 10-year interest-free loans confirmed for Auckland Council to support major infrastructure projects in Redhills and Whenuapai in Auc...

Council proposes partnership with central government on new social housing site

20 September 2018

A partnership with central government could result in Wellington City Council leasing 104 new social housing units to Housing New Zealand.

112 buildings with ACP identified in Wellington

18 September 2018

The Wellington City Council’s investigation has confirmed the exteriors of 112 buildings in Wellington City feature aluminium composite claddings (ACP...

Wellington City Council unveils new rental model for inner city

14 September 2018

A New Zealand-first model to help bring more affordable and quality rental accommodation to the central city has been unveiled in Wellington.

Special Character resource consents update

13 September 2018

Auckland Council continues to prioritise working with resource consent holders affected by the Special Character Areas Overlay resource consent issue.