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:





























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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 .

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Latest ROOFLINK out now!

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