AS 4349.3-2010: Inspection of Buildings - Timber Pest Inspections - Australian Capital Territory


You must comply with this standard if you undertake inspections on properties to determine if timber is infected with pests.

This standard specifies the minimum acceptable requirements for visual inspection and reporting on the activity of timber pests. It applies to all classes of buildings, as described in the Building Code of Australia. It is for use by:

  • pest controllers
  • prospective purchasers
  • property owners and managers
  • building surveyors / inspectors
  • building consultants
  • others that provide services in this area.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Civil Law (Sale of Residential Property) Act 2003 Australian Capital Territory

Regulation(s) name

Civil Law (Sale of Residential Property) Regulations 2004 Australian Capital Territory

Administering agency

Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate