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Start your building or renovation work

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Step eight: You must have a copy of your approved consents onsite. Read the conditions, advice notes and inspections or monitoring requirements on your consent(s) before you start. Building work must not start until we have issued you a building consent.

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Inspections of building or renovation workhttps://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/building-and-consents/understanding-building-consents-process/inspections-building-renovation-workInspections of building or renovation workStep nine: Find out what type of inspections you might need, how to book and cancel inspections and what happens during an inspection.aspx
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