Quick info about Pre-Purchase Building Inspections

  • Pre-Purchase Building Inspections are standardized by AS 4349.1 – 2007 Inspection of Buildings Part1: Pre-purchase Inspections Residential Buildings
  • Inspectors are required to be licensed by the Queensland Building and Construction Commission, have the required technical qualifications, experience and financial requirements and have current professional indemnity insurance.
  • The building is compared with buildings that were constructed to the generally accepted practice at the time of construction and have been reasonably maintained so that there has been no significant loss of strength or serviceability.