New Zealand New Dwellings Building Consents  1995-2018 | Data | Chart

The number of building consents issued for new dwellings in New Zealand declined by 9.6 percent month-over-month to a seasonally adjusted 2461 in December of 2017, following a downwardly revised 9.6 percent increase in the previous month. It was the largest decline in building permits since November of 2016. Excluding apartments, flats, and retirement village units, the number of consents for new houses went down 2.3 percent, the fifth consecutive fall. Building Permits in New Zealand averaged 1939.24 from 1995 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 3380 in June of 2004 and a record low of 996 in January of 2009.

New Zealand New Dwellings Building Consents
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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-11-29 09:45 PM Building Permits MoM -9.6% -2.5% 1.5%
2018-01-11 09:45 PM Building Permits MoM 10.8% -10.4%
2018-02-01 09:45 PM Building Permits MoM -9.6% 9.6%
2018-03-01 09:45 PM Building Permits MoM -9.6%
2018-03-28 09:45 PM Building Permits MoM
2018-04-30 10:45 PM Building Permits MoM

New Zealand Housing Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Building Permits 2461.00 2721.00 3380.00 996.00 [+]
Housing Index 0.20 4.00 6.66 -5.10 percent [+]
Home Ownership Rate 64.80 66.90 73.80 64.80 percent [+]
Construction Output 4.90 10.90 46.20 -27.80 percent [+]

New Zealand New Dwellings Building Consents

In New Zealand, Building Permits are measured by the total value of building permits. This page provides the latest reported value for - New Zealand Building Permits - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. New Zealand New Dwellings Building Consents - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
2461.00 2721.00 3380.00 996.00 1995 - 2017 Monthly

building permits by Country
Country Last
Australia -20.00 Dec/17
Canada 8058892.00 Dec/17
France 44900.00 Dec/17
Germany 23960.00 Nov/17
Netherlands 5935.00 Nov/17
Turkey 275864.00 Sep/17
United States 1396.00 Jan/18