HIABC and its members are committed to protecting consumers by:

  • Providing and requiring members attend quality educational and training opportunities
  • Creating and using best home inspection practices
  • Adhering to a Code of Ethics -  eliminating conflicts of Interest
  • Maintaining a professional arms length between the home inspection and real estate industries to ensure consumer confidence
  • Working with the BC Government to raise the level of excellence for home inspections in BC
  • Holding our member inspectors to our higher standards and business practices
  • Providing a 1-800 number for consumers to call with questions about the Industry, our Association, or our Members
  • Providing a fully staffed office to offer full time support and assistance to our members and the public
Call the HIABC office at 1-800-610-5665 if you have questions about our industry, members, or about becoming a member.

HIABC enriches the lives of our members, and those in our profession by:

  • Being a not-for-profit community of inspectors who support each other in professional development;
  • Professionally representing home inspectors with a common voice to advance the interests of our membership and  clients as well as the home inspection industry in British Columbia;
  • Rewarding, encouraging, and recognizing excellence and experience among our members;
  • Giving opportunities for members to give back to the community through regular donations to the HIABC Charity Fund for BC Children's Hospital;
  • Providing members with full time support and advice in serving clients;
  • Providing career and business development resources and opportunities;
  • Keeping inspectors safe by providing inspectors with best on-the-job safety practices;
  • Simplifying Government Licensing Requirements by providing one-stop sourcing for items such as errors and omissions coverage,  standardized client contracts, and Scope of Inspection.