Stats NZ has a new website.

For new releases go to

www.stats.govt.nz

As we transition to our new site, you'll still find some Stats NZ information here on this archive site.

  • Share this page to Facebook
  • Share this page to Twitter
  • Share this page to Google+
Building Consents Issued: September 2015
Embargoed until 10:45am  –  30 October 2015
Key facts

In September 2015, building consents were issued for 2,242 new dwellings, comprising:

  • 1,781 houses
  • 109 apartments
  • 106 retirement village units
  • 246 townhouses, flats, and units.

The seasonally adjusted number of new dwellings consented fell 5.7 percent in September, following a fall of 5.3 percent in August and a rise of 20 percent in July. The trend is increasing.

Graph, New dwellings consented, monthly, September 2008 to September 2015.

The actual value of building work consented in September 2015 was $1.5 billion. For September 2015 compared with September 2014:

  • residential work was up $133 million (17 percent) to $911 million
  • non-residential work was up $134 million (28 percent) to $619 million.

Liz MacPherson, Government Statistician
ISSN 1178-0231
30 October 2015

  • Share this page to Facebook
  • Share this page to Twitter
  • Share this page to Google+
Top
  • Share this page to Facebook
  • Share this page to Twitter
  • Share this page to Google+