Rārangi Kōrero / New Zealand Heritage List

Search The List. The list is a register of heritage sites that have been identified under the Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga Act 2014. It includes the following: Category 1 and 2 Historic PlacesHistoric AreasWāhi TūpunaWāhi Tapu

Auckland Design Manual

Created by Auckland Council. It could be considered national best practice in New Zealand house design. The manual includes information about the following: Stand-Alone House DesignTerraced Housing DesignHousing Design for Auckland’s Planning Rules:Front yard...

National Policy Statement on Urban Development

Published on the Ministry for the Environment website. The main objective of this policy statement is to create well-functioning urban environments in New Zealand. Notable policy implications include: Intensification (Policies 1, 2, 4 & 5).Building heights of at...