January 2014 Issue


WorkSafe NZ launched

WorkSafe New Zealand was launched in mid-December to transform New Zealand-wide attitudes and performance in workplace health and safety. WorkSafe NZ Chair Professor Gregor Coster […]

New homes exempt from LVR restrictions

The Registered Master Builders Association is delighted with the Reserve Bank’s recent announcement that the construction of new homes are to now become exempt from […]

Weathertight Remediation: An introduction for builders

This is the last in a series of articles summarising a number of workshops on weathertight remediation for builders that the Ministry of Business, Innovation […]

New company can help you get your life back!

Phones driving you (or your wife) mad? Invoicing and quoting taking up too much time? GST and bookkeeping stealing your evenings? A newly-established company can […]

Long-standing member awarded Life Membership

Long-standing Hawkes Bay RMBA member Bill Livingston was recently awarded a Life Membership of the Association (now Branch) in recognition of his contribution to the […]

Upward pressure on costs

I hope you have had a great Christmas and New Year, with a break from work and plenty of opportunity to enjoy the summer weather. […]

Looking forward to a brighter 2014

Happy New Year and welcome to 2014. I trust you all had a decent break and are ready to go again after the holidays. This […]