Home Inspections in BC: Do’s And Don’ts consumers andbusinesses”
Who are we? Consumer Protection BC is a not-for-profit corporation in British Columbia that: • Delivers consumer protection services in BC, • Promotes fairness & understanding in the marketplace, and • Enforces BC’s consumer protection laws. Visit www.consumerprotectionbc.ca to find out more about us
What do we do? We license home inspectors in BC. The following information will benefit consumers and may be of interest to industry professionals.
A home inspection is a visual inspection and there arelimitations as to what an inspector is physically able tosee.
A HOME INSPECTOR MUST:• Be licensed with Consumer Protection BC• Present a visual ID showing that they are licensed• Be a member of a designated association.
A HOME INSPECTOR MUST NOT:• Share the content of the inspection with anyone else without your permission• Be in a conflict relationship with a realtor
CONSUMER TIPS:• Look for a licensed home inspector on our website.• Get three quotes.• Here are some more consumer tips around home inspections in BC.
Have Questions? Give us a call.Consumers: 1-888-564-9963 (Toll Free)Businesses: 1-888-777-4393 (Toll Free) www.homeinspectionrightsbc.ca