Law and ethics are important to the North American Fence Contractors Association. This page outlines our bylaws, the consumers bill of rights and code of ethics for both vendors and contractors.

NAFACA - Law and Ethics

NAFCA Bylaws

NAFCA BYLAWS

NAFCA BYLAWS

Consumers Bill of Rights

The consumer…

  • Has the right to know the fence installed will be the fence that is specified.
  • Has the right to know that all workers on their project will be legal documented workers.
  • Has the right to an installation started when promised with weather permitting.
  • Has the right to know that the installation has a labor warranty from the installing company.
  • Has the right to report improper installations practices to the North American Fence Contractors Association Board of Directors.
  • Has the right to have the fence installed properly and according to industry standards or better.
  • Has the right to know the installing company has Workman’s Compensation Insurance and General Liability Insurance.
  • Has the right to know that the member company has all licenses required by law.

Vendors Code of Ethics

  1. I agree to honor patents of other companies.
  2. I agree to follow “Country of Origin” regulations for my products.
  3. I agree to carry liability insurance for my products in any country where my products are sold.
  4. I agree to be fair in all negotiations.
  5. I agree to recognize and correct any defects in any products I produce.
  6. I agree to promote the North American Fence Contractors Association.
  7. I agree to deliver any goods promised.

Contractors Code of Ethics

  1. I agree to install the job at the date promised with weather permitting.
  2. I agree to install the material that is specified.
  3. I agree to follow standard procedures for installation that are set for the industry or better.
  4. I agree to finish the job.
  5. I agree to carry the designation of “fence contractor” with pride and to take pride in all installations.
  6. I agree to promote the North American Fence Contractors Association.
  7. I agree to be fair in all negotiations.
  8. I agree to be honorable in commitments to supplying vendors.