New Zealand Institute of Building Surveyors

Welcome to the website of the New Zealand Institute of Building Surveyors.

You have come to the right place if you are looking for:

  • A building consultant, information about the services we provide,
  • Common problems found in residential, commercial or industrial buildings,
  • Understandable definitions of terms commonly used in industry,
  • An indexed list of our members

If you have any more questions, please feel free to contact us, and we will answer your questions as best we can.


New members are welcome to apply for membership. Contact Us for more information.


Download a .pdf file of the full document: Summary and Recommendations

The Financial Assistance Package (FAP)

Here are three links to the Government website which explain this package

1) A general overview of the process works

2) How to apply

3) Information packs