The Irrigation Design Code of Practice and Standards provides a guideline for the design process and sets target specifications, which designers may aim for to ensure the systems produced are water- and energy-efficient, whilst meeting irrigator expectations. Both are non-regulatory and essentially advisory. They are not intended to encroach upon any areas of legislative responsibility.
Irrigation design training
INZ delivers a certificate in irrigation design. This is underpinned by the Design Code of Practice and Standards.
Register of design professionals
Irrigation Design Accredited companies have agreed to design irrigation systems by the Design Code of Practice and Standards