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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 18. Professional and Occupational Licensing
Agency 15. Virginia Board for Asbestos, Lead, and Home Inspectors
Chapter 40. Home Inspector Licensing Regulations

18VAC15-40-20. Necessity for Licensure.

A. It shall be unlawful for any individual who does not possess a license as a home inspector issued by the board to perform a home inspection for compensation on a residential building.

B. A home inspection on a new residential structure shall only be conducted by a home inspector with the NRS specialty and who has completed a training module on the Virginia Residential Code.

Statutory Authority

§§ 54.1-201 and 54.1-501 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Volume 19, Issue 18, eff. July 1, 2003; amended, Virginia Register Volume 33, Issue 19, eff. July 1, 2017.

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