It is now widely accepted that New Zealand is in the midst of the largest construction boom in 40 years. For anyone working in or providing professional services to the construction sector, it is important to understand the state of the industry, where it is headed and the relevant regulatory responses.
This paper explores what is driving the current construction boom, how far demand is expected to rise and the impact on different regions around New Zealand. Looking to the future, the paper goes on to consider the various opportunities, risks and challenges this gives rise to, before discussing the specific legal issues and changes (both recent and anticipated) in response to the economic and industry conditions. To read more, please click here.