By booking a vehicle inspection with RedBook Inspect, you agree to the following terms and conditions regarding the RedBook Inspect service:
(Version 2, 11 November 2016)
Annexure 1 – Excluded Items
Annexure 2 – Inspection Centres
Pre Purchase Centres
More than 150km from these centres, a regional surcharge may apply
Queensland Safety Certificate Centres
Outside of these metro areas, a regional surcharge may apply
1 in 6 carshave outstanding finance
1 in 16 carshave been recorded as a write off
1%have evidence of an odometer discrepancy
every 9 minutesa vehicle in Australia is stolen
A pre-purchase inspection includes a mobile inspection, a digital report that includes road tests, photos and a CarFacts history report.
Inspections can take anywhere from 1 to 3 hours depending on the type, age and condition of the vehicle.
Yes, RedBook Inspect is a mobile inspection service. Inspectors will conduct the inspection at a home, work place or car dealership. When booking the inspection you’ll need to specify the vehicle location, by submitting this location you confirm that the vehicle owner has consented to you providing their details to RedBook Inspect for the purposes of being contacted by an inspector to conduct a vehicle inspection of their vehicle.
It is not necessary for you to be present during the inspection; however you are welcome to attend.
The inspection is aimed to be complete within 2 business days of the booking; however this is subject to change depending on the location of the vehicle and the vehicle owner’s availability. The inspection report will be delivered within 24 hours of the inspection being completed. For more information please refer to the terms & conditions.
All inspectors are fully qualified mechanics with specialist experience conducting vehicle inspections.
No, currently the only service being provided is a pre-purchase vehicle inspection.