Check the rules with council. We ll build your pergola hassle free.
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How to build a pergola new zealand. Check if you need a consent to build a pergola prepare a consent application and apply for a consent if you need one. Generally any structure over one metre high needs a building consent. Skip to main content.
Putting one up isn t as hard as you might think. Plan ahead research online make a list. This size excludes the soffit underside of the pergola.
Before proceeding check with your local council about building regulations for this project. A basic deck or pergola outdoor landscape design in new zealand is likely to cost in the region of 10 000 20 000. To get a consent you ll need to.
We can take the hassle out of dealing with the council by managing the consenting process for you. What is a pergola. According to the dictionary a garden pergola is defined as an arch or a structure with a roof over which climbing plants can be grown.
Any roof in auckland over 20m2 needs a building consent. For a closed pergola over 20m2 or an open pergola over 80m2 you will need a building consent and in some cases a resource consent. High quality powder coated aluminium framing and colorsteel roofing panels combine to create a durable structure.
Otherwise you can apply for a consent and give us the plans to build learn more about the building consent. Part 2 how to build a pergola frame when you install a pergola working to an approved plan can help to ensure the end result is straight and safe. This design is for a free standing pergola measuring 3 5m x 3m and 2m high but it s easy to modify it to suit your site.
An outdoor pergola can be a place to put your outdoor setting to ensure it is undercover or it can simply be a place that offers shade and privacy. Pay the building consent application fee. A guide to the consent application process for a pergola.
You ll get even more enjoyment from your pergola knowing that you built it yourself. We use a unique proprietary system exclusive to golatek. A pergola is a basic yet practical garden structure that can serve multiple purposes.
Covid 19 alert level 1 visitors to our buildings should check in using the nz covid tracer app or register manually. All of our stores in new zealand are open and continue to have a comprehensive range of measures in place to keep team members and customers safe. Our pergola measures 5m x 3 8m but this project can be scaled to suit your requirements.
We take a look at some of the factors you need to consider before building or if you are looking to spend a bit more read how much it cost for a mid range pergola and deck and for a more polished look and finish read our high. Complete and submit the building application form.