For a pest manager to become a member of the Australian Pest Controllers Association, they must hold all the necessary licenses, qualifications and demonstrated experience required for the work they perform. They must also carry out all work and issue all necessary documentation in strict accordance with the relevant Australian Standards.
Essential first step – obtain a professional Timber Pest Inspection Report – a thorough inspection of the buildings and surrounds.
It is recommended the inspection and report be received and considered in detail before any necessary protective measures are commenced.
The inspection includes – all accessible timbers within the crawl space in the sub-floor – roof void – interior – exterior area – garden landscaping – fences – other timber structures – trees in the locality.
The cost – of a professional Timber Pest Inspection & Report is $330. This price is based on an average sized house in Bathurst and may vary, depending upon the size of the building, construction style, and location.