This T&Cs template is for use when the service being provided is the survey of a commercial property in the form of a valuation survey and the production of a report containing details of your findings. The report may contain a market valuation or market rent for the property, depending on the type of survey being conducted and the instructions of your client.
A building survey for a commercial property is commonly used prior to the sale or lease of the property. The report produced gives an insight into the general condition and specific repairs that relate to the property. A valuation can also be incorporated into the report.
This template sets out the arrangements for the provision of surveying services by a chartered surveyor conducting a valuation survey of a commercial property for the purpose of a building survey including:
- inclusion (or not) of market valuation of property
- , use (or not) of photographs
- professional indemnity insurance
- client responsible for obtaining consents/approvals
- compliance with Data Protection requirements.
This T&Cs template for a commercial building survey are suitable for use in England and Wales. It includes the following clauses: surveyor details services and delivery report inspection hazardous materials ground conditions consent, approvals and searches price and payment client obligations surveyor obligations cancellation termination dispute resolution warranties and liabilities.
If you are looking for T&Cs for use when conducting a detailed structural survey to identify building defects only, please see details of our Building Defects Survey T&Cs.