Lodge a building consent online

You can now apply for building consents online through Simpli.

Quick start guide on using Simpli portal

Simpli is an easy-to-use system used by more than 30 councils throughout New Zealand.

If you are using Simpli for the first time you will need to register as a new customer at the top of the Simpli home page.

Simpli is designed to make the consent application process easier for all involved.

If you you have any questions, or would like help using Simpli for the first time, please get in touch with our building consents team who will be happy to assist you.

Email building@icc.govt.nz or phone on (03) 211 1777 and ask for the building consents team.

Using Simpli is a straight forward step-by-step process to complete building consent application forms online.

You will be able to attach plans and other electronic documents to your application.

Lodge a building consent online

Please ensure that a completed ICC Building Checklist is supplied with all submissions. 

You can find a relevant checklist on the Building Forms page.