As of January 1st 2015 there will be new consumer protection measures in place.
Cabinet have put these new measures in place as a result of the Building Amendment Act 2013. These measures are to encourage a professional transparent relationship between contractors and clients
The Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment have created a few resources that will help implement these measures. Resources include:
In summary, these measures include:
To view the new consumer protection measures and to download the available resources click here