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Prepare your consent application

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Step four: Find out how to prepare a good quality consent application. It's a complicated process, so consider getting help from a professional.

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Ask for guidancehttps://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/building-and-consents/understanding-building-consents-process/ask-for-guidanceAsk for guidanceStep three: If you are unsure about what you need to know or do before you apply for a building or resource consent, get in touch with us. We're here to help.aspx
Apply for a consenthttps://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/building-and-consents/understanding-building-consents-process/apply-for-consentApply for a consentStep five: Depending on your project, you may need to apply for building consent, resource consent or both.aspx
Landowner approvalshttps://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/licences-regulations/Pages/landowner-approvals.aspxLandowner approvalsIf you intend to use council-owned land, such as parks or reserves, then you will need to get the council's landowner approval.aspx
Engage a professional to help with your consent applicationhttps://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/building-and-consents/understanding-building-consents-process/prepare-application/Pages/engage-professional-help-with-consent-application.aspxEngage a professional to help with your consent applicationFind a list of the kinds of professionals who can help you with your consent applications.aspx
Declare that your building work complies with the Building Code through producer statements (PS)https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/building-and-consents/understanding-building-consents-process/complete-project/building-certificates-compliance/Pages/prove-building-work-complies-with-building-code-through-producer-statements.aspxDeclare that your building work complies with the Building Code through producer statements (PS)Prove that your building work complies with the Building Code by getting relevant producer statements for the design and construction of your project.aspx