Small Modular Outbuilding Type (+1 inspection for additional 30sq/m)

ModBuild 1. Notification of Commencement
ModBuild 2. Inspection pre-pour foundation or raft with reinforcement visible)
ModBuild 3. Inspection structure in place with insulation going in

ModBuild 9. Inspection at 95% completed fire doors and smoke alarms
ModBuild 10. Notification of Completion

Installer certificates required: Request and refer to test and witness schedule
File Photo required: all throughout

Additional Floors to Existing Buildings (8+1 inspection for every additional floor)

AddFloor 1. Notification of Commencement
AddFloor 2. Inspection when transfer structure in place
AddFloor 3. Inspection Floor deck compartment fire rating and cavity barriers
AddFloor 4. Inspection Walls insulation, fire rating and cavity barriers
AddFloor 5. Inspection Roof structure and insulation
AddFloor 6. Inspection 1st fix fitout stage internally incl. penetration seals
AddFloor 7. Inspection 2nd fix fitout stage internally
AddFloor 8. Inspection Common parts doors, fire dampers, stairs and AOVs
AddFloor 9. Inspection at 95% completed, doors and smoke alarms
AddFloor 10. Notification of Completion

Installer certificates required: Request and refer to test and witness schedule
File Photo required: all throughout especially fire passive fire protection
Important Note: In all case a fire engineer must be engaged to cover EWS, Regulation 7 and B4(1) compliance

New Build (10 inspections+1 for every month of construction)

NewBuild 1. Notification of Commencement
NewBuild 2. Inspection at foundation excavation, basement excavation (2 x if part pours)
NewBuild 3. Inspection reinforcement for pads and ground beams (2x if part pours)
NewBuild 4. Inspection capping beams sleeper walls
NewBuild 5. Inspection basement excavation waterproofing
NewBuild 6. Inspection cores and floors (x2 as they progress)
NewBuild 7. Inspection at internal partitions and external walls insulation (x2 as they progress)
NewBuild 8. Inspection Fire doors at 1st fix MEP insulation and fire ratings
NewBuild 8. Inspection Fire doors at 1st fix MEP insulation and fire ratings
NewBuild 9. Inspection at 95% completed fire doors and smoke alarms
NewBuild 10. Notification of Completion

Installer certificates required: Request and refer to test and witness schedule

File Photo required: all throughout

Large Shop or Office Fit Out (3 inspections)

ShopOfficeFit 1. Notification of Commencement
ShopOfficeFit 2. Inspection walls, ceilings, ventilation equipment, 1st fix services
ShopOfficeFit 3. Inspection Ventilation ducts, 2nd fix services
ShopOfficeFit 4. Inspection 95% complete, smoke detectors, fire doors on
ShopOfficeFit 5. Notification of Completion

Installer certificates required: AFD and EL certs

File Photo required: As requested by inspector

Small Shop or Office Fit Out (2 inspections)

ShopOfficeFit 1. Notification of Commencement
ShopOfficeFit 2. Inspection walls, ceilings, ventilation equipment, 1st fix services
ShopOfficeFit 3. Inspection 95% complete, smoke detectors, fire doors on
ShopOfficeFit 4. Notification of Completion

Installer certificates required: AFD and EL certs

File Photo required: As requested by inspector

Large Mezzanine >20m (2 inspection)

MezzLarge 1. Notification of Commencement
MezzLarge 2. Inspection midway through structure in place
MezzLarge 3. Inspection 95% complete structure guarding stairs smoke detection fire rated ceilings
MezzLarge 4. Notification of Completion

Installer certificates required: AFD and EL certs

File Photo required: slab cut-out where applicable

Small Mezzanine <20m (1 inspection)

MezzSmall 1. Notification of Commencement
MezzSmall 2. Inspection 95% complete structure guarding stairs smoke detection in place
MezzSmall 3. Notification of Completion

Installer certificates required: AFD and EL certs

File Photo required: slab cut-out where applicable

Basement Fit Out (3 inspections)

BasementFit 1. Notification of Commencement
BasementFit 2. Inspection walls, ceilings, insulation and 1st fix services
BasementFit 3. Inspection stairs, ladders, guarding and 2nd fix
BasementFit 4. Inspection 95% complete, smoke detectors , fire doors on
BasementFit 5. Notification of Completion

Installer certificates required: Electrical, Unvented cylinder, Gas appliance, Damp Proofing Guarantee

File Photo required: As requested by inspector

Basement Shell (4 inspections)

Basement 1. Notification of Commencement
Basement 2. Inspection at 1st underpin
Basement 3. Inspection at midway through underpins
Basement 4. Inspection at floor reinforcement and drainage and sumps in
Basement 5. Inspection at drained membrane system installed including pump sets
Basement 6. Notification of Completion

N.B. Additional inspections may be allowed for after the 1st underpin inspection where larger basements are being constructed that may additional have supporting steel work.

Installer certificates required: Electrical, Unvented cylinder, Gas appliance, Damp Proofing Guarantee

File Photo required: As requested by inspector