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Building Research Levy Prospectus 2019/20 - now CLOSED

The 2019/20 Building Research Levy Prospectus sets out key themes and priorities that BRANZ will be looking to invest Building Research Levy in.

BRANZ has a portfolio approach to its investment of the Building Research Levy. This is an integrated investment approach to deliver better outcomes in the built environment and make a positive difference to New Zealanders.

There are four main components in our current portfolio: 

  • Multi-year, multi-disciplinary programmes of work;
  • Stand-alone projects;
  • Key initiatives that underpin transfer of accessible knowledge to industry; and
  • Strategic initiatives aimed at driving industry level change and transformation. 

2019/20 Investment

The Prospectus contains research questions reflecting the priorities contained in the Building Research Levy Investment Portfolio Statement 2019/20. View the Building Research Levy Investment Portfolio Statement 2019/20.

The focus of this Prospectus is a call for stand-alone research proposals responding to questions in two themes:  

  • Applying technology to drive change; and
  • Using evidence to improve the performance of the building and construction industry.

Download the 2019/20 Building Research Levy Prospectus