S:03 PEST CONTROL
Note: The term contractor is used interchangeably to describe both subcontractors & suppliers
1. Termite Control
1.1. Chemical soil barriers (reticulation systems} to be installed by licensed applicators, in accordance with procedures laid down in the current Australian Standard. Provide evidence that the system has been type tested in accordance with current relevant Australian Standard.
1.2. Consult the Environment Protection Authority or equivalent body or PCA for approval of proposed methods of treatment.
1.3. Supply approved mechanical termite shields including ant caps and pipe collars to all penetrations in accordance with supplier’s recommendations.
1.4. Provide termite protection in accordance with Local Authorities requirements and in accordance with current relevant Australian Standard.
1.5. Allow for and provide to the Principal certification of termite control measure.
2. Termite Control
2.1. Provide physical barriers and/or approved stainless steel mesh barriers where necessary and provide access for inspection, all to be built in accordance with manufacturer’s details and in accordance with procedures laid down in the current relevant Australian Standard.
2.2. Allow for and provide to the Owner certification of termite control measure.
2.3. Termite Barrier Notice: Provide a durable notice permanently fixed in a prominent location to BCA requirements.