Woodborer Inspections

Woodborer Inspection Clause in Deeds of Sales & Offer to Purchase

The Parties agree that;Prior to registration of transfer the Seller, at his expense, have all the accessible timbers of the property inspected by a S.A.P.C.A – registered Inspector for the infestation by Wood-destroying [organisms or beetles, termites, including harvester termites]

Note; {Organisms cover all timber pests ie fungi dry & wet rot and insects} and a report with recommendations  shall be given to the Seller. Where infestation is found, the recommendations made shall be carried out in full, in terms of Act 36 of 1947 and /or SABS Code 0124 and 0204.

Upon receipt of a Certificate of Clearance issued by the said Inspector that there is no infestation apparent on first inspection, or that any infestation report has been dealt with as foresaid, the purchaser shall have no further claim against the Seller.

WDO Inspection Standard

WDO Online Clearance Certificates

Woodborer Inspectors:

Eastern Cape

Free State


Kwazulu Natal

Limpopo Province

North West Province

Western Cape