Posts Tagged ‘Building Act 2004’

Supplier of construction materials entitled to issue a payment claim for future works

NMHB Limited v Concrete Structures (NZ) Limited In this month’s article I wish to review the High Court decision of NMHB Limited v Concrete Structures (NZ) Limited.  This was an application to set aside a statutory demand under section 289 of the Companies Act 1993, making demand for outstanding amounts owing pursuant to payment claims [...]

Carring out building work without a building consent – Tan v Auckland Council

In this month’s article, I wish to review the recent decision of Tan v Auckland Council.  The Appellant Mr Tan had been charged by the Auckland Council with one charge of carrying out building work without a building consent contrary to section 40 of the Building Act 2004.  By way of background section 40 states:- [...]