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Building Consents Issued: October 2010
Embargoed until 10:45am  –  30 November 2010
Highlights
  • The seasonally adjusted number of new dwelling units authorised, excluding apartments, fell 1.1 percent, the fourth consecutive monthly decrease.
  • The trend for the number of new dwellings authorised, excluding apartments, has fallen steadily in recent months, declining 20 percent since March 2010.
  • 1,099 new dwellings were authorised, excluding apartments. 
  • 24 new apartment units were authorised.
  • For October 2010 compared with October 2009, the unadjusted value of residential building consents fell $65 million (14 percent), and non-residential building consents fell $57 million (17 percent).

 

 Graph, new dwellings authorised, excluding apartment units, monthly.

  

Geoff Bascand 30 November 2010
Government Statistician ISSN 1178-0231
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