Building & Energy

On 22 January 2018, the Building and Energy Division was formed from the amalgamation of the Building Commission and EnergySafety.

Building and Energy oversee the operations of the building, building surveying, electrical, gas, painting, and plumbing industries including the resolution of building service and payment disputes.

Responsibilities of the Director of Energy Safety and the Building Commissioner includes the technical safety regulation of:

The principal functions in relation to Building and Energy’s responsibilities are:

Building and Energy also provide general information to the public on:

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