Adelaide Building Inspection and Pest and Termite inspection reports are completed across South Australia. Our trade qualified accredited inspectors conduct pre-purchase inspections, pre-auction, pre-sale and dilapidation reports. You can choose to as well have a pest or termite inspections completed. Each of our reports will identify major and minor faults that can easily be glanced over. Our South Australian inspectors have over 50 years combined trade building experience and are proudly part of our national organisation.


Adelaide Building Inspections provide independent inspections covering the critical stages of a new house construction, including:

  • Pre Slab Stage
  • Frame Stage
  • Lockup/Pre-Plaster Stage
  • Final Handover

These stages coincide with the progress payment schedule, so you can be assured that progress is occurring satisfactorily and at the same time, avoid payment disputes during construction.

Whether you need assistance during one of these stages, or for the entire process, our Adelaide Building Inspectors will provide comprehensive reporting and support during the new home construction process.

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Frequent Asked Questions

General Questions

1. How can I book a property inspection?

You can book an inspection on our Homepage or simply click HERE.

2. Can you do inspections on the weekend?

Yes, our inspectors are available 7 days a week.

3. Do I need to be present for the inspection?

Your presence is certainly welcome but not essential. Our inspector will need access to the property which can be arranged via the Real Estate Agent or Vendor.

4. How long does the inspection take?

Depending on the property itself, we allow an hour for the inspection and up to another hour for reporting and documentation. Some home inspections take less or more time depending on the degree of accessibility and depending on the number of defects found. We then prepare the report and liaise with the client on the findings.

5. When will I receive the report?

The report is available within 24 hours of inspection and often sooner. Payment must be received prior to a report being emailed or posted.

6. Can I cancel my property inspection?

24 hours notice must be provided to cancel a booked property inspection.

7. Is APBI insured?

Yes, APBI holds both Professional Indemnity Insurance and Public Liability Insurance.


1. Can I pay with credit card?

Yes you can pay using your credit card via our online secure payment gateway, calling our friendly team or at the time of inspection with your building inspector.

2. Can I pay with BPAY?

Yes, APBI has BPAY facility. You will receive an invoice which will include the BPAY Biller Code and Reference Number required to make payment via your financial institution.

3. Can I receive a refund for my inspection?


24 hours notice must be provided to cancel a booked property inspection. Once the property inspection has been completed payment must be made prior to a report being emailed or posted. No refunds will be available once an inspection has occurred.

Any requests for a refund must be made in writing to our accounts department:
Post: Accounts Department, Level 14, 330 Collins St, Melbourne VIC 3000

Adelaide Building Inspections