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Building In Masonry

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Looking for work?

Qualified or experienced brick and blocklayers - contact us


Welcome to the Federation of New Zealand. Our role is to promote and support the masonry trades in New Zealand. 

Building in brick or block?

Brick and block laying is a vital part of New Zealand’s building and construction industry. Here you’ll find helpful information to see the benefits of building with brick and block, and you can also find a licensed practitioner in your area.

You're in the trade

The Federation is here to support you. This ancient art is something to be proud of, and we’re working hard in helping to grow the confidence of consumers to choose brick or block. By providing the right training and helping practitioners to develop the right level of skills, we can make sure that the highest standards of workmanship and customer service are maintained.

Latest News

Respiratory Protection for Brick and Blocklayers

By | 16 March 2017

BBFNZ, NZMTA and 3M have teamed up to help Brick and Blocklayers identify the best type of respiratory protection for their needs.

NZMTA Employment agreement template released

By | 31 January 2017

The NZMTA has released an employment agreement template, developed specifically for small to medium masonry businesses, for members to use.