About Us

We have 60+ combined years of regulatory experience in the building industry so we'll break down the process and handle all the tricky conversations for you. Being third generation Otago-ites, we are passionate about the Otago community and strive to add value for our customers.

Our aim is to make sure you feel comfortable with your current property's situation, that you have a plan to move you forward, and that you are happy with our service.

Our Staff


Michael Reece

NZCD (Arch), MBOINZ, MNZIBS, Register NZ Building Surveyor

021 430 533

Michael was raised in the construction industry and with his father being builder it was natural that he would enter a similar profession. On graduating from school at 18 Michael joined the iconic Dunedin Architects of Millar White & Dunn. After completion of his NZCD Michael worked his way to a senior Draughting and Project Manager with several Dunedin Architects.  Michael documented and co-ordinated many residential & commercial projects throughout the Otago region over the following 30 years. Michael then joined the Dunedin City Council as a Building Control Officer and worked in that position for a period of 5 years. Seeking new challenges in 2004 Michael became a Registered NZ Building Surveyor and founded Reece Building Consultants Ltd. 


Stefan Box

Dip QS, Trade Cert (Carp)

027 538 4484

Stefan entered the construction industry at the age of 18. After completing his carpentry apprenticeship, he then completed his formal qualifications in quantity surveying and project management. Since this time Stefan has worked on many projects both in New Zealand and overseas providing him with a wealth of experience in all aspects of construction. Stefan is also highly experience in the regulatory field having worked for a Building Consent Authority for eight years – five as the inspections Team Leader.