Our Process

Planning for a building project can be a daunting process regardless of the project size. Give us a call to discuss the your ideas and we will be able to give you some guidance and advice.


Give us a call and we will arrange a time that suites you to discuss your project.

The first-time meeting is normally held on site, to discuss the project and see the proposed site. After that we will be able to provide you with :

  • Plan Agreement with our costs.
  • Other potential services required
  • Timeline.

Site Documentation

One we get the go ahead , we will collect all the information retaining to your property that will be required to start drawing up the existing site or applicable structure/s.

Such as:

  • Property file
  • Site Measure
  • Survey data etc.


Design new concept based on your brief and adjusting the concept to get best outcome. We normally provide information to make the concept as clear as possible by providing:


  • 3D Renders
  • Draft sections
  • Notes and comments


After the concept has been received this is a good time to:


  • Further developement
  • Cost and feasibility
  • Timeframes
  • Other potential impacts
  • Next steps

Working drawings

Detailing stage were all the information comes together if any other professional services are required these will become involved during this stage. Service like: 

  • Drainage Engineer
  • Structural Engineer
  • Trusss designer
  • Geotech report etc.

Council Lodgement

Once the working drawings have been completed and you are happy with the detailing , this can then be send to Council. We complete an online lodgement and work  with Council’s untill the consent has been granted.

Once the consent has been granted the builders can contact us if they have any questions on site.

Potential planning cost:

  • Building Consent Council fees
  • Resource Consent Council fees
  • Resource Consultant
  • Drainage Engineer
  • Structural Engineer
  • Surveyor
  • Quantity surveyor
  • Truss Designer
  • Building Surveyor

Contact Us


(09) 489-2600


27 Great North Road,