There are various types of building survey and depending on the predetermined outcome and these would include the Schedules of Condition and Schedule of Dilapidation
A Schedule of Condition will record the condition of the building at that particular time and may be supported by photographs, sketches and drawings. It may be prepared at the beginning of a lease or prior to commencement of adjacent construction work or in connection with litigation.
A Schedule of Dilapidations will identify the wants of repair of tenanted premises in relation to the repairing obligations under the terms of the lease. It may be prepared for service on the landlord or tenant, depending on their respective lease obligations.