Standards of Practice & Code of Ethics

A home inspection performed in accordance with the CAHPI(BC) Standards of Practice helps buyers to make a sound purchase decision based on valuable, objective information.

Standards of Practice

The Standards of Practice are a set of guidelines for home inspectors to follow in the performance of their inspections. They are the most widely accepted home inspection guidelines in use and include all the home’s major systems and components. The Standards of Practice and Code of Ethics in this booklet are recognized by many government, professional, and legal authorities as the definitive standard for professional performance.

2012 CAHPI Standards of Practice -   2012 Standards of Practice & Code of Ethics

2000 Standards of Practice and Code of Ethics [valid usage until December 1, 2013] - Standards of Practice

The Code of Ethics

The Code of Ethics contained within our Standards of Practice stresses the home inspector’s responsibility to act in a strictly fair, impartial, and professional manner, and to protect consumers by disallowing conflict of interest activities.