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Retaining walls that are over 1.5 m high and those supporting a surcharge require a building consent (see Figure 1). Regardless of whether a building consent is required, retaining walls must comply with the requirements of the New Zealand Building. Code clause B1 Structure: B1.2, which states. 'Buildings, building

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Ideas & Inspiration. Important Notes about building consents. In New Zealand retaining walls over 1.5 metres high require a building consent from the Local Body. Council. Walls lower than 1.5 metres but carrying extra loading on top, for instance a driveway, a building or a steeply sloping bank, also

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