WFA SERVICES & COSTS JULY 2015
WFA provides objective, professional reports on timber flooring. Reports are available to Homeowners, Builders, Insurance Companies or anyone requiring a professional assessment of a timber floor.
All members are entitled to 2 reports per year at a 25% discount, additional reports will be charged at full rate. New members should note that, to be eligible for the discounted report, there is a 3 month waiting period from time of joining. NB: A WFA report is an independent assessment based on standards and events
For all other reports WFA’s fees are;
This report is suitable for use in all formal and informal negotiations.
|Inspection, discussion with all parties, written report.||$800.00|
|Travel||Not applicable in the metro area.||For country inspections the travel fee is negotiable but 65 cents per kilometre for the return trip to and from Melbourne is indicative.|
|Expert Witness Statements||Expert witness statement suitable for use in a VCAT hearing.||$1350.00|
|Destructive floor testing||Seldom required and only carried out with the client’s full permission. In conjunction with a report or expert witness statement. Added charge.||$300.00|
|Appearance at VCAT||1 Day appearance at VCAT hearing.
Subsequent days at VCAT hearing (if more than 1 day required).
|$950.00 (per day)
$950.00 (per day)
|Inspection & Site Mediation||This service is not suitable for any dispute that may end up with formal conciliation or a VCAT hearing. This service does not include a written report.||$450.00|
|Site Testing for Moisture levels||This is a reporting service for moisture levels only and is not a suitable stand-alone document for formal conciliation or at a VCAT hearing.||$450.00|
To request a report, you can contact the Wood Floor Association by e-mail or phone.
Our details are:
Wood Flooring Association of Victoria
P.O. Box 699 Templestowe Victoria 3106
M: 0473 990 766 or via e-mail, fill in contact us form please.
Please note: Inspections beyond the metropolitan area may incur a further charge.