For COLORBOND® steel and ZINCALUME® steel, BlueScope offers a warranty against corrosion to perforation by weathering in the natural elements for a period of up to 36 years* from the date of installation. BlueScope also warrants that the paint system on COLORBOND® steel will not flake or peel due to natural weathering for a period of up to 20 years* from the date of installation.

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The 36 year* COLORBOND® steel and ZINCALUME® steel for Roofing Warranty only applies providing all of the following conditions are met:

  • Installed pitch must meet the suppliers minimum specification above the horizontal, or at least 5 degrees above horizontal for ZINCALUME® steel.
  • The roof is fully lined and/or enclosed and does not contain exposed eaves or other areas sheltered or unwashed by natural rainfall. 
  • The roof is located more than 5km from salt water. 
  • All fasteners used for fixing the product to be in accordance with BlueScope recommendations and suitable for use in ISO9223 corrosivity category C4 or C5 where applicable. 
  • Material is installed, used and maintained following BlueScope guidelines, applicable industry standards and the Building Code of Australia.

Note: Warranties of shorter time periods are available where different terms and conditons apply, please contact us or visit BlueScope’s warranty website for further details.

Warranty Offer Prior to August 2008

For roofs installed prior to 04/08/2008 please view our page: Warranties for Installations Prior to 04/08/2008

* Warranty terms and conditions apply. Warranties are not available for all products and applications. The duration and terms and conditions of available warranties vary according to product use and application.