Areas of Expertise

Accredited Members in a range of Building Specialites

The ASBC is the only registered independent professional Building Consultancy organisation representing Building Consultants.

Each Member holds Accreditation in particular areas of expertise. These include General Building Consultancy, Pre-Purchase and Pest Inspections, Litigation Support, Strata Inspection and Dispute Resolution. Specialist Building Consultants are ASBC accredited to offer expertise in a specific area such as Pool Certification, Waterproofing, BASIX consultancy etc. Members may specialise in several areas of expertise.

Membership is not automatic. All applicants are considered by the Executive Committee and must meet a strict criteria list including operating for a minimum period, demonstrated experience and expertise, referees, tertiary qualifications (where applicable) and appropriate insurances and licenses. Accreditation is reviewed annually by the Executive Committee.

Click on an Area of Expertise to learn about the specialisation and review consultants accredited in that specialty.

Alternative Dispute Resolution

  • Arbitration
  • Adjudication
  • Mediation

General Building Consultancy

  • Building Maintenance Reports
  • Contract Administration
  • Dilapidation Reports
  • Insurance Reports
  • New Home Inspection/Completion Reports
  • Project Management
  • Strata Inspection Reports
  • Technical Building Reports

Litigation Support

  • Expert Witness

Pre-Purchase Inspection & PEST

  • Pre Purchase Inspection
  • Pre-Purchase Building Inspections
  • Pre-Purchase Pest Inspections


  • Architect
  • BASIX Consultant
  • Coatings Specialist
  • Due Diligence/OH&S
  • Engineer
  • Pool Certification (E1)
  • Private Certification
  • Roofing Specialist
  • Waterproofing Specialist

Strata Inspector Panel

  • SIP Approved Building Inspectors

Member Monitoring

A Member that acts outside their area of expertise may face a disciplinary hearing before the Executive Committee and risks either having their ASBC Accreditation withdrawn or the Membership of the Society suspended or terminated.

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Society of Building Consultants