Planning rules change to allow more houses to be built
19 October 2021
Source:New Zealand Government
Extract from the Ministers' press release:
- New building intensification rules will mean up to three homes of up to three storeys can be built on most sites without the need for a resource consent
- New rules will result in at least 48,200 and as many as 105,500 new homes built in next 5-8 years
- Bringing forward by at least one year the implementation of the National Policy Statement on Urban Development (NPS-UD) that cuts red tape that blocks housing development
- Labour and National work together to provide policy certainty to developers and first home buyers...