Regulatory Services

Building Control

Building Control is a core service delivery unit within the Regulatory Division, responsible for ensuring that the building sector is in compliance with the Building Code, Standards and Act. Responsible for promoting and ensuring best building practices are implemented in the Cook Islands.  

 Building Control is reponsible for ensuring compliance with the Building Code 1990 and associated legislation. Frequently used forms -Application forms for Building Permits, Notfication of A Building Supervisor and request for a Building Inspection, can be downloaded, please see the links on this page.

Electrical Inspectorate

The Electrical Inspectorate is a core service delivery unit within the Regulatory Division, responsible for ensuring that the electrical sector is in compliance with the Energy Act and other legal mandates in the industry.  Responsible for promoting and ensuring best practices in the Electrical industry and providing support to the Renewable Energy target of 100/20 in the Cook Islands.   

The Cook Islands Building covers all building in the Cook Islands
The Cook Islands Building Manual 1990 is a practical guide for builders to implementing tne Building Code 1990