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Engage a professional to help with your consent application or project
It's really important to get the right people involved in your project.
Professionals who can help you
To prepare your application, you need to get help from a professional where appropriate:
If you're undertaking a complex project, we recommend you seek advice early in the process. Contact us for pre-application guidance.
Visit the Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment website to read about the skills and expertise of design professionals, and finding the right professional for your project.
|Building and renovation projects||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/building-and-consents/building-renovation-projects||Building and renovation projects||Guides to help you find out if you need a consent for your project, including; decks, fences, garages, sheds, gazebos, pools, re-clad work, heating, sleepouts, home renovations, water tanks and more.||aspx||Building and consents|
|What can I do in my zone?||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/building-and-consents/Pages/what-can-do-zone.aspx||What can I do in my zone?||Find out how to check your property zone and the different activities allowed in your zone. Includes information on different housing zones.||aspx||Planning zones|
|Auckland Design Manual||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/building-and-consents/ask-for-guidance/Pages/auckland-design-manual.aspx||Auckland Design Manual||The Auckland Design Manual provides objective criteria and context for making your design decisions.||aspx||Building and consents|
|Free advice before submitting a consent application||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/building-and-consents/ask-for-guidance/Pages/free-advice-consent-application.aspx||Free advice before submitting a consent application||Get 15 minutes of free advice to check if your project needs consents or permits.||aspx||Building and consents|
|Pre-application guidance||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/building-and-consents/ask-for-guidance/Pages/pre-application-guidance.aspx||Pre-application guidance||Find out what our pre-application guidance includes, how to request it, and what happens after you do.||aspx||Building and consents|
|Technical guidance documents||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/building-and-consents/building-consents/prepare-building-consent-application/Pages/technical-guidance-documents.aspx||Technical guidance documents||A collection of documents written to provide guidance and instruction on a range of specialty subjects.||aspx||Building and consents|