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Review of Accredited Inspection Contractor Scheme underway

The Department of Environment, Culture and local Government (DECLG) is revising the regulations surrounding the Accredited Inspection Contractor Scheme. can confirm that the review will centre on the limited number of inspection bodies currently in the market and concerns over the financial burden imposed by the inspection process.

“It is likely that the AIC system will be changed as part of the legislative review. However, it is not clear at present as to how it will be changed,” a spokesperson for the Environmental Protection Agency noted.