Contact us if you are unsure whether you need a compliance schedule.
How and when to certify the systems in your building
You need to apply for:
When we are satisfied that all specified systems are functional and fit for purpose, we will issue a compliance schedule with a compliance schedule statement.
We issue the statement at the same time as the CCC and it:
- is valid for the first 12 months of the buildings' life
- has to be displayed in a visible location (e.g. reception area) - we need to agree on the location.
After one year, you must replace the statement with a Building Warrant of Fitness (BWOF).
Changes to compliance schedule
If you make any changes to the compliance schedule, you will need to apply to amend it.
When you can get interim compliance schedule
If you want the public to use one part of your building (and we have already issued a building consent), you can apply for a Certificate for Public Use (CPU).
In that case, we will issue an interim compliance schedule to confirm that:
- the systems in that part of the building are fully functional, and
- the building is safe to use.
If you want to occupy the area of the building that is not open to the public, the area must be compliant and fit for purpose.