SNZ - NZS 4306
Residential Property Inspection
|Publication Date:||25 February 2005|
This Standard sets out the minimum requirements for the visual inspection of residential buildings, and for the preparation of the appropriate property inspection reports.
Pre-sale or pre-purchase property inspections (visual and non-invasive) shall make provision for reporting on:
(a) Significant defects;
(b) Particular attributes;
(c) Gradual deterioration; and
(d) Significant maintenance required.
Also covered within the scope of this Standard are:
(a) Competency required to carry out inspections;
(b) Reporting outline, what the various reports should include;
(c) Reference Standards and other relevant documents; and
(d) Recommendations for a special purpose property inspection and report.