Passive House Institute New Zealand

We are an Incorporated Charitable Trust advocating for healthy, highly energy efficient homes and public buildings in New Zealand.

Our mission

Our mission is to increase the awareness of the benefits and opportunities of high-performance buildings based on the Passive House Standard, through research, education and building industry engagement.

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Members

PHINZ members

Whether you are after a designer, a component supplier, a construction company or other, our member listings will help you to find the right Passive House professional for your job.

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Featured event

28-30th April 2022 | Auckland

South Pacific Passive House Conference 2021 – Our Common Future

We are delighted to have new dates for the postponed conference and registrations are now open again! New dates confirmed:...Find out more

Recent news

A message from our CEO

Kia ora koutou,  As we approach the end of 2021, I’d like to thank you for your energy and passion in driving the Passive House ...more

Building Code update recognises the Passive House Planning Package (PHPP) for energy modelling

On 29 November, MBIE released the 2021 update to the building code. The main changes include increasing insulation requirements and changes to ...more

Consenting Passive House Windows webinar a success

On Thursday 25th November PHINZ hosted a webinar which covered the challenges faced and solutions implemented in consenting the windows for the ...more

Case studies

Living in a Passive House

Hear about New Zealand Passive Houses, their quality, comfort and energy efficiency, from those who live in one.

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