for Inspection and Purchase
Pursuant to section 409 (2) (d) of the Building Act 2004,
I give notice that the following materials are proposed to
be incorporated by reference into Compliance Document
H1 Energy Efficiency:
NZS 4246:2006 (available for viewing as DBH Consultation Draft DZ 4246)
Temperature normals for New Zealand for theperiod 1961 to 1990 (National Institute of Waterand Atmospheric Research publication authored byA. I. Tomlinson and John Sansom, ISBN 0478083343)
Copies of the materials proposed to be incorporated
by reference are, until 22 December 2006, available for inspection free of charge at the national office of
the Department of Building and Housing, Level Six,
86 Customhouse Quay, Wellington, between the hours
of 8.30 a.m. to 5.00 p.m., Monday to Friday, or may be purchased as follows:
DBH Consultation Draft DZ 4246 is, until 22 December 2006, available for download free of charge from the Department of Building and Housing at:
After 22 December 2006, this material will be available for purchase in final published form as NZS 4246:2006 from Standards New Zealand, Radio
New Zealand House, Level Ten, 155 The Terrace, Wellington.
Temperature normals for New Zealand for the period 1961 to 1990 may be purchased from the National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research:
Telephone: (04) 386 0300.
Facsimile: (04) 386 0574.
I invite comment on the proposal contained in this notice
by 22 December 2006.
All comments should be addressed to:
Consultation Feedback – Energy Efficiency
Department of Building and Housing
P.O. Box 10-729
or emailed to:
or sent by facsimile to (04) 494 0290.
Dated at Wellington this 13th day of November 2006.
JOHN KAY, General Manager Building Controls, Department of Building and Housing.