delivering quality workmanship on every project

Specialising in High Performance, Sustainable, Passive Homes.

Locally Owned, Servicing Queenstown and the Southern Lakes Region

High Performance Homes

Homeowner to Investor, Concept to Completion, Transparency Built prides itself in helping build your perfect investment for generations to come.

Transparency, Communication, Diversity and Knowledge is what sets up apart from the competition.

When you choose to work with Transparency Built you’re choosing a team of diverse, knowledgeable professionals with 10+ years in the construction industry, and the client’s best interests in mind.

Transparency Built delivers quality workmanship no matter the project.


Bespoke New Builds

Distinct, Energy Efficient, Unique, Contemporary and built by a team that has you in mind throughout, your new Transparency Built home will be built with nothing less than the highest standard of professionalism, attention to detail and quality.

Renovation Specialists

Transparency Built are your renovations specialists. From Bespoke Renovations Taylor Made for each clients needs to modernizing and utilizing existing kitchen and bathroom spaces to create an inviting and healthy atmosphere for you and your family to enjoy.

Landscaping, Decking & Fencing

From entertaining guests on a purpose-built deck or entertainment area to improving the street view of your home with a new fence, landscaping can be overlooked. Landscaping is the first and last item seen and acknowledged by visitors so why not make it an impressionable one?

Transparency Built are

Passive House Accredited

High Performance

At Transparency Built, we elevate construction standards to meet the pinnacle of high performance. Our buildings are engineered to optimize efficiency, ensuring that every structure is robust, resilient, and ready to stand the test of time.

With our specialized high-performance building techniques, clients enjoy reduced maintenance costs, enhanced comfort, and superior indoor air quality, resulting in spaces that are not only built to last but are also a joy to inhabit.


Sustainability is at the core of everything we do at Transparency Built. Our commitment to the environment drives us to use eco-friendly materials and green building practices that minimize ecological impact.

By focusing on renewable resources and energy-efficient designs, we create homes and buildings that help preserve our planet for future generations. Choose us for a builder who prioritises your health, the community's well-being, and the earth's sustainability.

Passive Homes

Transparency Built is a forerunner in constructing passive homes, designed to offer you an unparalleled level of comfort and energy efficiency.

Our passive homes harness natural elements for heating and cooling, significantly reducing your carbon footprint and energy bills. The meticulous air sealing, superior insulation, and optimised window placement in our designs ensure that your home maintains a consistent and comfortable indoor climate year-round.

A certified Passive House Tradesperson has completed the required training and passed a written exam issued by the Passive House Institute (Germany) and offered in Aotearoa NZ by Passive House Academy NZ, a PHINZ project.
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