4 July 2017
New earthquake legislation has taken affect this week that will affect many BCs, including those outside the EQ hotspots. If you are in an unreinforced masonry building or a building constructed before 1976 that is either 3 or more storeys or greater than 12 metres high, this is likely to affect your BC. More Info...
30 January 2017
EQ funding initiative is not enough. ‘Good start – but more is needed’ say the Body Corporates Chairs’ Group (BCCG) and the Wellington Inner City Association (ICA) . The ICA and BCCG are calling for the government to establish a financial and advisory support infrastructure to support all owners faced with seismic strengthening. More Info
7 November 2016
A Ministry of Health-funded report prepared by ESR released on 26 October 2016 recommends that a different level for contamination be used to guide clean up where methamphetamine (P) has been used, compared to the level for houses where the drug has been manufactured. more info.