Book a Building Inspection

Watershed clients can request a mandatory building inspection by completing the form below or by calling our office to book a building inspection


    Inspection dates and times rely on the availability of our inspection team, we will do our best to accommodate your preferences however this can not always be guaranteed.


    Frame and final inspection times can not be requested and are determined by your inspector on the day. Booking availability is dependent on our footing inspection schedule and your inspector will arrive any time throughout the day. Thank you for understanding.

    WHEN TO BOOK a BUILDING INSPECTION?

    Our team requires at least 24 hours notice before the date of the building inspection to create the booking request.

    All bookings must be made before 3 pm the day prior.

    WHO CAN BOOK A BUILDING INSPECTION?

    In most cases, the builder nominated on the building permit will manage the building inspection bookings. Depending on which inspection booking is required, the request may come from a subcontractor e.g. concreter.

    If you are an Owner Builder, it will be your responsibility to book your building inspections. If you are unsure what inspection to book, the Victorian Building Authority provides helpful information on Mandatory Inspection Stages.

    what happens after you request to book a building inspection?

    Our inspection bookings team will review your building inspection request and schedule the building inspection. If we can not make the inspection booking on the requested time and/or day, our team will be in contact to offer the next available alternative for a building inspection.
    A text message confirmation with your allocated Building Inspectors name and mobile number will be sent to the site contact the afternoon before the scheduled building inspection.

    HOW TO CANCEL OR RESCHEDULE AN INSPECTION

    If your construction project is delayed and you need to cancel or reschedule your building inspection, please contact our office immediately. For same-day building inspection cancellation, your building inspection fee may still be charged, depending on the circumstances.

    Our Office Locations

    Melbourne Office

    Tel: 03 9791 3355
    Email: melbourne@watershedbc.com.au
    Address: Suite 2/75 Robinson Street Dandenong

    Gippsland Office

    Tel: 03 5176 5888
    Email: gippsland@watershedbc.com.au
    Address: 74 Franklin Street Traralgon