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Appraisal number: 529 (2017)

Date issued: 26 Jan 2018

GAF Asphalt Roof Shingles


GAF Asphalt Roof Shingles are glass-fibre reinforced asphalt shingles surfaced with ceramic-coated mineral chips. They are available in the following series types: Timberline, Timberline Lifetime, Camelot, Camelot 2, Slateline and Grand Sequoia.

The shingles and flashing accessories form a roofing system when installed over a plywood substrate and roofing underlayment.


GAF Asphalt Roof Shingles have been appraised as a roof cladding for buildings within the following scope:

  • The scope limitations of NZBC Acceptable Solution E2/AS1 paragraph 1.1 with regard to floor plan area and building height.
  • Constructed with timber roof framing and plywood sheathing complying with the NZBC.
  • Where the roof slope is 9° or greater.
  • Situated in NZS 3604 wind zones up to and including extra high.

The system must be installed in accordance with the technical literature by a Roofing Logistics NZ Ltd trained and approved installer.

Technical literature

  • GAF Asphalt Shingle Roofing System Technical Specification for New Zealand, August 02 2012
  • Construction details for GAF Asphalt Shingle Roofing System BRANZ 529, 5 July 2018

Consenting instructions

Always refer to the Appraisal in full and the technical literature.

Appraisal holder

Roofing Logistics NZ Ltd
Phone: 0800 GAF ELK

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