Superhome Movement

The Superhome Movement Charitable Trust is a non-profit, group creating transformative change in the New Zealand building industry through education, supporting good business & lobbying for change.

Our goal is to raise standards so that all new homes are healthier and more energy efficient, while also promoting environmental, economic, and socially sustainable practices.

Superhome Movement

Normalising Better Homes

While we all aspire to live in a “BEST CERTIFIED” Superhome, we appreciate that it's not an economic reality for many.
The ‘CERTIFICATION GUIDE’ (download below) gives you a breakdown of various Superhome criteria...

Superhome Certification Guide

New Zealand’s building code is over 20 years behind other developed OECD countries with almost all new homes being built to the lowest standard allowed by law. We have some of the worst health statistics in the world related to poor housing. We need healthier, affordable, and energy efficient housing now...

The shared aim is advancing design education with a focus on reducing the effect of poor housing on the environment and improving the health of our communities.