Plans, Policies and Public Documents

Building and planning forms

Here are all Council’s forms relating to planning and building.


District Plan compliance

Certificate of compliance application form (PDF, 127KB)

General planning information

Operating a business from home in the residential zone (PDF, 312KB)

Residential infill subdivision information (PDF, 256KB)

Relocating a house (PDF, 438KB)

Residential bulk and location requirements for dwellings and accessory buildings (PDF, 500KB)

Resource consents

Resource consent application form (PDF, 300KB)

Affected persons approval form (PDF, 500KB)


Building consent application form (PDF, 500KB)

A guide to building and building consents (PDF, 1MB)

A guide to building inspections (PDF, 381KB)

Specified systems form (PDF, 181KB)

Trade licensed building practitioner (LBP) notification form (PDF, 214KB)

Independent qualified person (IQP) application form (PDF, 400kb)

Commercial applications (PDF, 190KB)

PIM or building consent to install a solid fuel heating appliance application form (PDF, 207KB)

Amendment to building consent application form (PDF, 79KB)

Application for a time extension to a building consent or code compliance certificate (PDF, 376KB)

Certificate for Public Use Application Form - PDF (275Kb)

Application for Amendment to Compliance Schedule - PDF (76Kb)

Code Compliance Certificate Application Form - PDF (181Kb)

Installing Solar Water Heating Information - PDF (254Kb)

Service Connection Information - PDF (311Kb)

Service Connection Application Form - PDF (165Kb)

Vehicle Crossing Application Form - PDF (226Kb)

Vehicle Crossing Information - PDF (305Kb)

Vehicle Crossing Approved Concrete Contractors - PDF (131Kb)

Application Form for Exemption of Building Work - PDF (27Kb)

Unauthorised Building Work (Prior to July 1992) Information - PDF (148Kb)

Third party property information lodgement form - PDF (300KB)

Application for Certificate of Acceptance  - PDF (419Kb)

Buying a house

Land Information Memorandum (LIM)

Land Information Memorandum (LIM) Information - PDF (467Kb)

Land Information Memorandum (LIM) Application Form - PDF (229Kb)

Residential Property Information Enquiry

Residential Property Information Enquiry (RPIE) Application Form - PDF (3.4MB)

House plans

Ring or visit the Palmerston North City Council to view or get copies of plans or information that has been recorded on Council building files.