About Us

John Farrell Building has provided high quality building services for over 45 years in the South Canterbury, Mackenzie & Central Lakes district. John Farrell Building can handle any job, whether it is easing your door, fitting that lock or building your new home.


We are Licensed Building Practitioners, Site Safe Members & Master Builder Members. We guarantee communication all throughout the building process. We can assist you from the planning and consent stage to make sure your project goes smoothly.


We at John Farrell Building take Heath & Safety very seriously and follow the Heath and Safety Act. We want our team to go home safe every night, and our customers feel safe when on site. This is why everyone that is employed by John Farrell Building is a Site Safe Member and is trained in First Aid.

John Farrell has over 45 years experience in the building trade! John has been self-employed for over 30 years of the 45 years he has been in the industry. John Farrell has been on the tools the whole time; this makes sure your project is done to the best quality and on time. John Farrell will stop at nothing to make sure you are completely satisfied. With this experience John Farrell Building can tackle any job.
John Farrell Building has taken on Jason Cadigan who brings new and innovated ideas with him. Jason is also a BCITO qualified builder who understands the building trade not just the paper work! Between John Farrell’s experience and Jason Cadigan’s new and innovated ideas you know you are dealing with the right team. Together John and Jason can guide you through every stage of your building project from Planning, Contracts, Heath & Safety & all other matters. Jason is always thinking of new ways to keep John Farrell Building up with the “times”, to make it better for our customers.