Skip to main content
COVID-19 Orange setting

For information about our services and facilities restrictions during the protection framework settings, see the COVID-19 section

For up-to-date information on COVID-19, visit covid-19.govt.nz

Ngā Pūrere ā-papa hopu ngao o te rā me ngā papu whakawera wai

Solar and heat pump water heating devices

Solar water heating uses the energy from the sun to heat water in flat, black panels or tubes located on the roof or beside the house. Heat pump water heating uses the same technology to heat water as regular heat pumps use to heat rooms.

 Related topics

 

 

Sustainability and eco designhttps://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/environment/sustainability-eco-designSustainability and eco designGet tips on how to reduce carbon emissions in your day-to-day living. Access expert advice on how to design your home or business to be more sustainable.aspxSustainability
Apply for financial assistance to heat or insulate your homehttps://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/property-rates-valuations/apply-assistance-heat-insulate-homeApply for financial assistance to heat or insulate your homeFind out about the Retrofit Your Home financial assistance.aspxRetrofit Your Home
Install photovoltaic (solar) panelshttps://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/building-and-consents/building-renovation-projects/heat-your-home/install-photovoltaic-solar-panelsInstall photovoltaic (solar) panelsFind out if you need a consent to install solar (photovoltaic) panels and how to apply for one.aspxBuilding and consents
Install wall insulationhttps://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/building-and-consents/building-renovation-projects/heat-your-home/Pages/install-wall-insulation.aspxInstall wall insulationCheck if you need a building and resource consent to install wall insulation.aspx
Rules for domestic heating applianceshttps://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/building-and-consents/building-renovation-projects/heat-your-home/Pages/rules-domestic-heating-appliances.aspxRules for domestic heating appliancesObserve the rules on domestic heating appliances to limit particle emissions.aspxAir quality Pollution
Check if you need a consent to install photovoltaic (solar) panelshttps://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/building-and-consents/building-renovation-projects/heat-your-home/install-photovoltaic-solar-panels/Pages/check-consent-install-photovoltaic-solar-panels.aspxCheck if you need a consent to install photovoltaic (solar) panelsFind out if you need building or resource consent to install photovoltaic panels.aspxResource consents