Types of Inspections

Pre –Licensing inspection

Inspection conducted prior to authorization to ascertain whether a facility meets licensing requirements.

Scheduled inspection
Routine inspection carried out in fulfilment of the inspection programme developed by the Authority to check on compliance with legislative requirements.

Ad-hoc inspection
Unannounced inspection carried out to check compliance with legislative requirements. This inspection allows the Authority to check the real status quo of a facility.

Reactive inspection
Inspection conducted in response to an incident or accident in order to review its magnitude, implications and the  adequacy of corrective measures taken or to be taken.