Search Public Register

You can search this public register of LBPs to:

  • find an LBP
  • check that a person is licensed
  • view an LBP’s licence history
  • find out if an LBP has been disciplined in the last 3 years.

Under section 307 of the Building Act 2004, you can’t use the information in this register for any other purpose. If you do, you are breaching the Privacy Act 1993.

Building Act 2004 - Section 307
Privacy Act 1993 - Section 59

Search Criteria

Name Town Post code Date licensed[asc]
Hugh Penney Wanaka 9382 9 May 2011
Philip Penney Auckland 2014 19 May 2012
Michael Penney Kerikeri 0295 24 Aug 2012
Richard Penney Palmerston North 4414 2 May 2016
Shane Penney Auckland 1071 23 Dec 2016
 

Make sure you check these registers too

The trade professionals in the table below are treated as licensed because they’re competent in specific LBP licence classes.

They’re not on the LBP register, because they have their own registration schemes. So you need to look for them in their own registers.

For this type of RBW… Search the LBP register AND this register
Site 1,2,3 and Design 1,2,3 The New Zealand architects register
IPENZ Engineers New Zealand - CPEng search
Roofing, Brick and Block, Exterior Plasterers Plumbers, Gasfitters and Drainlayers Board - Public register

Electrical workers are not LBPs. You can find them on their own website.
Electrical workers registration Board

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