The licensing actions in this notice are accurate at the time of posting and may not be updated. To check the current status of a Consumer Protection BC licensed business, please visit our website.

Consumer Protection BC has suspended the licences of two home inspectors in BC for:

The individuals/businesses with suspended licences are:

1. Shahram Alikahi of Hope Construction Inc., based in West Vancouver, BC

2. Sasan Ghanbari of Hope Construction Inc., based in West Vancouver, BC

The two home inspectors are also prohibited from conducting home inspections until their licence suspension is lifted.

By law, the individuals/businesses have 30 days to request a reconsideration of the decisions.

About Consumer Protection BC

Consumer Protection BC is a not-for-profit regulator responsible for overseeing certain industries and specific consumer transactions in the province. Their mandate is to license and inspect their regulated businesses, respond to consumer inquiries, investigate alleged violations of consumer protection laws, and classify all general release motion pictures. 

For more information about Consumer Protection BC, to read their recent enforcement actions, and to learn about their inspection and complaint-handling processes, please visit their website at You can also follow them on Facebook, Instagram and YouTube or read their blog for valuable consumer tips and resources.