BPB Appeal No. A1004

  • Appeal number: A1004
  • Region: Northland
  • Licence class: Design 3
  • Decision date: 4 December 2008
  • Competencies: Competency 3 Met
  • Decision of Board: s335(3)(a) Registrars decision - Reversed

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  • 330(1)(a) reconsider application for licence
  • Design involves a range of processes - architectural drawings not essential although it is one indicator of Competency - designer may produce sketches or other documents for a draftsperson to work from
  • Competency in alterations and remediation are considered equal with Competency in the design of new buildings
  • evidence of category 3 work does not have to be an established record of work
  • Appellant demonstrated his capability of working at the level expected of a Design 3 LBP - although he had not presented a record of specific projects for Category 3 buildings
  • Registrar’s decision Reversed
  • Licence issued