Coastal inundation hazard area requirements

 Hazard band class - LowHazard band class - MediumHazard band class - High
Type of site assessment requiredCoastal inundation hazard reportCoastal inundation hazard reportCoastal inundation hazard report
Prescribed person for assessment   
Foundation design

Licensed Civil Engineer

To take into account hazard report and design guide

Licensed Civil Engineer

To take into account hazard report and design guide

Licensed Civil Engineer

To take into account hazard report and design guide

Building design

Any licensed Building Designer/ Architect

To take into account hazard report

Any licensed Building Designer/ Architect

To take into account hazard report

Any licensed Building Designer/ Architect

To take into account hazard report

Building surveyorCLC to take into account the hazard reportCLC to take into account the hazard reportCLC to take into account the hazard report
Other provisions

Minimum habitable room floor level specified

NCC requirements for a flood hazard area apply

Minimum habitable room floor level specified

National Construction Code requirements for a flood hazard area apply

Planning restrictions on new buildings

Minimum habitable room floor level specified

National Construction Code requirements for a flood hazard area apply