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7 Aug 2017
Media releases

Grant to strengthen iconic Lambretta’s Café

A $94,700 Government grant from the Earthquake Upgrade Incentive Programme, Heritage EQUIP, will strengthen the historic building which is home to Nelson’s iconic Lambretta’s Café.
3 Jul 2017
Media releases

Law to save lives in earthquakes takes effect

New laws requiring the identification and upgrade of earthquake prone buildings come into effect this week, Building and Construction Minister Dr Nick Smith says.
1 Jun 2017
News

Round three funding dates - applications due 21 August

The close-off date for applications to be considered by the next funding advisory panel is 21 August 2017.