Hard Hat Chat


Welcome to Hard Hat Chat, this is our way of updating our customers on building-related news and issues in Hamilton.

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He's our local expert on how to make homes dryer, warmer, more energy efficient and perform better all year round and, even better, his service is free!

Whether you're after some advice for your own home or you have a friend or client who could benefit from talking to Ian, make sure to pass on his details or give him a call.

If you're interested to know more about Ian and how passionate he is, read his profile here.

To book a time to meet with Ian and see how your home could work better for you, phone 838 6699 or email Ian.Mayes@hcc.govt.nz


Christmas is creeping up fast and only a few weeks away!

The last date for lodgements is 15 December and we will start accepting them again on 15 January 2018. The dates for 'stop clock' are 20 December 2017 to 10 January 2018.

The main Council Building will be closed from Friday 22 December and reopen on Monday 8 January. We will have a skeleton staff of Inspectors rostered on during this time and an appointment time can be arranged by calling 838 6699.

You can read more building-related news in our newsletters below:

Hard Hat Chat - November 2017​
Hard Hat Chat - August 2017 
Hard Hat Chat - new fees - July 2017 
Hard Hat Chat - June 2017 
Hard Hat Chat - April 2017

Hard Hat Chat - December 2016 
Hard Hat Chat - October 2016 
Hard Hat Chat - August 2016

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