Accord Newsflash: Alert Level 3 for building and construction

Accord Newsflash: Alert Level 3 for building and construction


MBIE has released information on building and construction at Alert Level 3.

Level 3 includes restrictions to keep workers safe, limit interaction with customers and help prevent the spread of COVID-19.

The guidance covers:

  • Business travel within Alert Level 3
  • Travel between Alert Levels 3 and 4
  • Information needed for a construction business travel exemption
  • Information for councils and professional services
  • Building consenting evidence

See MBIE's Building Performance website.

Alert Level 3 for Building and Construction | Building Performance

It is important that if your business does not meet the criteria for travel, you do not apply. This will ensure that MBIE is able to process timely documents for those businesses who need them for workers to undertake permitted activities.

Reminder to construction companies - Use beforeUdig

Throughout the lockdown period it is more important than ever to keep our network service operating as normal - we do not want to see avoidable fibre cuts throughout this period.

Construction companies are requrested to exercise caution and reminded of the importance of using beforeUdig.

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