Are you buying a Gold Coast property without a valid pool safety certificate? A seller can sell a property without valid certification; however, they will have to give you a notice of no pool safety certificate (Form 36) before you make your offer. In this case, it is always recommended to get a pre-purchase inspection done to help you establish if any works need to be carried out on the pool barrier to ensure it’s compliance.
The benefits of getting a pre-purchase pool safety inspection done before buying the property are:
Our experienced and QBCC licensed inspectors will get your pool safety inspection done right the first time. With a fast turnaround time and friendly service, we’ll help you get the right information you need to make an educated decision before buying the property.Contact us
what we do
Servicing all Gold Coast pools and spas with expert advice and fast service. Whether you’re buying a house with a pool or an apartment with a shared complex pool, our qualified inspectors will help you get the information you need when buying a property without a pool safety certificate.
What we do on the day of inspection:
To get a pool compliant with the safety standards, the cost of the repairs could amount to thousands of dollars. By doing a pre-purchase pool safety inspection, you can save yourself a lot of money and hassle.
So, for peace of mind, ask us to do your pre-purchase pool safety inspection. We’ll help you avoid unwanted costs and risk before buying a property without a pool safety certificate.
Are you thinking of buying a property without a valid pool safety certificate? According to the pool safety laws, the seller can sell without valid pool certification, however, they will have to issue a notice of no pool safety certificate (Form 36) before buyers put in an offer for the property.
As the buyer, you will benefit from getting a pre-purchase pool safety inspection before buying the house because:
You will need a qualified and QBCC licensed pool safety inspector to do your pool safety inspection. Building and pest inspections usually only cover defects and pest problems on the property and the inspectors are not qualified to test if your pool barrier complies with the Qld pool safety standards.
At a pre-purchase pool safety inspection, the inspector will check that your pool barrier complies with all of the Qld pool fence regulations. There are over 100 safety points that can be checked when inspecting a pool. Some of these include:
By getting a pre-purchase pool safety inspection, the inspector will give you a same-day, clear and easy to understand report that will show any repairs that are needed so that you can make an educated decision before buying the house.