Industry Codes of Practice Links




Available by free download from the NZ Metal Roofing Manufacturers' Inc website:




TORCH-ON MEMBRANE Code of Practice

The Code of practice for Torch-On Membrane Systems for Roofs and Decks published 2008 is available for free download from the Waterproofing Membrane Association website:


View or download from the Ministry's website:





























Rooflink® Advertising Info

Advertising and editorial enquiries

The BEST ADVERTISING VEHICLE to reach this 'specialist trade' target market!

Through advertising in Rooflink®, you will be assured of reaching our nationwide membership base who represent the majority of the professional specialist roofing installation companies and key manufacturers, suppliers and service providers operating throughout New Zealand, along with non-member independent subscribers.

Statistically, our company members employ in excess of 2,000 roofing installers (including self-employed labour only contractors) and 3,000+ employees in total.  This is the audience you are effectively reaching.

We offer competitive advertising rates relative to the high quality of our popular journal, the distibution level and importantly the advantage of targetting your marketing & promotion message to this specialist market .

If your target market is the Roofing Industry, then advertising in Rooflink® will guarantee you reach a captive audience. They’re all potential customers!

Advertising Brochure

For a current copy of the Rooflink® Advertising Brochure including advertising rates, technical specifications, booking fax form and a complimentary copy of Rooflink® email your request and postal details to RANZ


Published quarterly - Spring / Summer / Autumn / Winter.  Average size per issue:  36 - 40 pages 

Issue Circulation Booking Deadline Material Deadline Distribution Date
Spring 1,700 21 July 11 August Early September
Summer 1,700 29 September 10 November Early December
Autumn 1,700 15 December 26 January Early March
Winter 1,700 7 April 12 May May

 For further information on advertising, subscribing or editorial enquiries contact the Rooflink® Editor at RANZ on (0064) 09-415-0278 or email your enquiry to Rooflink® at RANZ.

  • ROOFLINK - latest issue out now
  • INNOVATION: Cladding on a new car park in Christchurch is a great example of a tinsmith's skill
  • Project Unite Ltd (Hamilton) installs a KingZip roof system on the new Delegat winery near Hastings. 
  • CEO Graham Moor leads a team to Vancouver to explore the RCABC's roof training school. Would a roofing school be possible in New Zealand to address the acute skill shortage? 
  • RANZ has developed a check list for re-roofing. This will assist members when assessing potential re-roof jobs with all aspects of replacing a roof notified on this document for the roofer to use when assessing the work and what will be required.
  • New rules now apply whenever retentions are withheld and many subcontract agreements will need to be modified.
  • Changes to provisional tax and new rules on withholding tax are outlined by Tax Management NZ's Chris Cunniffe.



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