About us & Membership

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The New Zealand Green Building Council (NZGBC) is a non-profit membership organisation that promotes better buildings, because better buildings mean healthier, happier people.

The green building movement is growing. Thousands of better buildings are being constructed, backed by billions of dollars, providing healthier and happier workplaces and homes for thousands of Kiwis.

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Our response to the Government's Wellbeing Budget

Has the Wellbeing Budget done enough for healthy homes and energy efficient, green buildings? Here's our take.

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Net zero carbon buildings

Aotearoa, and the whole world, has to get to zero carbon very soon, and buildings are going to have to play a big part of this vital transition.

That's why we're working with Enviro-Mark Solutions to create a zero carbon building framework. Join us at this months PluggedIn webinar to hear about our next steps towards a zero carbon Aotearoa.

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Our latest news digest

We’re calling on both local and central government to take the lead towards zero carbon buildings, New Zealand and the world are investing in green bonds to fund projects that are good for the environment, and the planet is entering a new climate regime. These stories and more in our regular round up of green building and climate change news.

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Our members

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New Zealand wide

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Green building projects

Ngā kaupapa hanganga tiaki taiao


Ngā hanganga arumoni


50 pipeline

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Ngā kāinga


25,000 pipeline

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