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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Zero Carbon Bill submission

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 our submission to the Zero Carbon Bill is asking for a building, construction and property industry expert to be included on the climate change commission.

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Our latest news digest

Smaller homes can help save money and the planet, global green bonds hit a new record, energy efficiency is key to creating a sustainable global energy system, steps are being taken to reduce the amount of construction waste going into landfill, and planting billions of trees could help tackle the climate crisis. These stories and more in our regular round up of green building and climate change news from here and around the world.

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Our members

Ō mātou tāngata


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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