Green Building Guidelines
There is now a lot of published material available regarding Green Building. This ranges from considerations in new builds to heritage buildings and upgrades. Below is a small selection that will be updated periodically.
Low Carbon Building Guide | NZ
A resource for building and renovating churches and parsonages.
Downloadable 32page .pdfExternal Link
Guidelines on Green Houses of Worship
UN Environment Programme.External Link
Praise for Christchurch's Latest Green Church
NZ Green Building council Case Study.External Link
St Mary's Catholic Church
NZ Green Building Council Case Study.External Link
First Steps Toward a Sustainable Building
The Church of England | Policy and Thinking | Environment and Climate Change | How You can ActExternal Link
NZ Historic Places Trust | Pouhere Taonga
Sustainable Management of Historic Heritage: Guide no. 6: Building Act 2022.
Downloadable 32 page .pdf fileExternal Link
Green Church Buildings
EcoCongregations Scotland | Ideas for Action | Guidelines on Caring for Church Premises.External Link