Website Disclaimer


The Waikato Building Consent Group has made every reasonable effort to provide accurate information on this website.
However, the Group does not present this information as advice and does not accept responsibility for actions taken based on reading it.

The Waikato Building Consent Group does not guarantee that:
  • website visitors will have uninterrupted or error-free access to, and use of, the website
  • the website or any files available for downloading will be error-free or free from viruses, faults or defects
  • the content of the website is accurate, complete, or suitable for a particular purpose. Website visitors must rely on their own judgment in relation to any matter of that type.

Privacy Statement

The collection and use of personal information by the Councils of the Waikato Building Consent Group is regulated by the Privacy Act 1993. Under this Act, personal information may be collected only for a lawful purpose connected with a function or activity of the Councils in the Waikato Building Consent Group and only if necessary for that purpose. Such information must, as a general rule, be collected directly from the individual concerned and that person must be told why the information is needed.

The Waikato Building Consent Group will use personal information provided by website visitors only for the reasons it was given. The Waikato Building Consent Group will not share personal information with any third parties unless written permission is given by the website visitor concerned.

All enquiries about or formal requests for information in terms of the Local Government Official Information and Meetings Act 1987, or the Privacy Act 1993 should be in writing to:

The Manager - Waikato Building Consent Group
Waikato District Council
Private Bag 544
Ngaruawahia 3742

For more detailed information about the Privacy Act you can refer to the Privacy Commissioner's Guide to the Privacy Act 1993.

If you are concerned that the Waikato Building Consent Group may have breached the Privacy Act or if you are not sure of our obligations, you can call the Privacy Commissioner's Privacy Hotline: 0800 803 909, or email them at


This website and all its content is owned by the Waikato Building Consent Group and is subject to copyright.  Website visitors may reproduce, store and use the content of this website for personal, informational and non-commercial purposes only.

Except as stated in the above paragraph, no portion of the content of the website, or the Group or Council logos, may be copied or used without the written permission of the Councils in the Waikato Building Consent Group.

Website Use

Website visitors are not allowed to do anything which alters the website, or interferes with or affects its working. This includes removing anything from it, adding anything to it, linking it to another website, and distributing any part of it to anyone else.


The Waikato Building Consent Group is not affiliated with any person whose goods or services are linked to or from the website or any linked site.  The Waikato Building Consent Group does not sponsor, endorse or approve of any of those goods or services. The Waikato Building Consent Group cannot guarantee that external sites are accurate or that they will operate correctly.

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Page last updated: 2016-06-07

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