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Polyester, PVC or Zincalu® Super coated Betafence fencing products installed more than 3km from saline water

Betafence 10 years garantee


Betafence Belgium NV and its subsidiaries (hereafter “Betafence”) guarantee hereby its Betafence branded fencing products for a period of 10 years starting from the date of invoice. This guarantee covers production defects as well as its state of preservation. Upon validation of the complaint by Betafence, Betafence engages either to repair the product or to replace the defective product – materials only. The guarantee excludes coverage of possible direct and indirect costs. The guarantee conditions apply differently in the function of the invoiced value of the fencing materials:
- For invoiced value below 250.000 €: repair or replacement of the material at a degressive rate:

Year 1 and 2: replaced at 100%
Year 3 and 4: replaced at 90% 
Year 5 and 6: replaced at 80%
Year 7 and 8: replaced at 60%
Year 9 and 10: replaced at 50%

- For an invoiced value higher than 250.000 €, no automatic product guarantee will be applied. In case of dispute, an independent inspection authority of repute may be engaged to establish the true nature of the claim.
In case of dispute, an independent inspection authority of repute may be engaged to establish the true nature of the claim

Garantie 20 years  Betafence eXtreme


Products in a highly corrosive environment:
The same guarantee is applied to a shortlist of “EXTREME” products when installed close to the sea. These specific products are mentioned separately on the list. The extended guarantee is valid when fencing products are not in direct contact with saltwater or installed just above saltwater.

Projects with invoice value above 250.000 EUR:
Only a project-specific guarantee is valid. Any request for a “Project Guarantee” needs to be made at the time of quotation. Products and product coatings will be verified and optimized in function of the specific project location by Betafence Group Quality & Technology. Customers will receive a project-specific Guarantee certificate.



- Betafence products that are not taken up in the standard product list available on the Betafence internet website. This list is issued yearly.
- Damage caused by installation, not in compliance with the instructions of Betafence; fencing installed at a temperature below 0°C for PVC-coated products and privacy fencing or below -10°C for polyester-coated products.
- Parts of the fence which are intentionally left uncoated for earthing purposes
- Damages caused by temperatures above 50°C.
- Damage caused during storage, handling, transformation, installing or after erecting the product. The possible detrimental impact caused by non-compatible products. Damage caused by the wind for privacy fencing.
- Fences installed less than 3 km from saline water, as well as the entire islands in the Atlantic Ocean. Corrosion due to abnormal levels of aggressive chemicals or environmental corrosivity higher than Class C3 (ISO 9223).
- Red rust less than 2% of the total coated surface per unit. White rust. Decoloration of coating and stains.
- Superficial rust or pitting on the surface of stainless steel components might occur, however, the function is guaranteed.
- Privacy fencing: Limited deformation as long as the functionality is not impacted. Direct and indirect damages caused by wind and other extreme weather conditions such as storms with hail and lightning.
- Gates: The guarantee of operation; the automation components and lock are limited to 2 years or 20.000 cycles from the start-up date, whichever is the earliest (see further details on guarantee exclusion on automation & components). Deformation of the wing of a sliding gate without heat shields due to heating up by the sun at one side; when the wing is installed more or less along the north-south axis and in combination with dark colors such as RAL9005, RAL6005, RAL7016, and other colors with L value (CIE 1976 Lab)  below 35. The CE certification of the Betafence gates is based on EN 13241-1 and EN 12424 .  As a consequence, the windload class of the gate is defined for a closed position of the gate and is not valid for an open position.
- Posts with hollow section (for example Nylofor post; Bekaclip posts…) installed in a concrete wall (without the use of a footplate) or installed in such a way that the bottom of the post is blocked by concrete (possible water infiltration cannot drain away into the soil
- This guarantee does not cover failure or damage due to improper use or application, soil or structural movement, natural disasters, fire, abuse or misuse, vandalism, war, negligence, failure to perform proper routine maintenance.
- In case of a complaint, the invoice will be requested by Betafence to verify the purchase date of the products. The guarantee is only valid once full payment of the invoice has been received.



- Gates not adequately installed in line with Betafence instructions.
- Failure to check the proper functioning of the gate at least two times per year, if needed including adjusted or cleaning.
- Gates, where regular service by a qualified person has not been done as prescribed in the maintenance instructions, written logging of the maintenance history, must be in place.
- Improper use of the gate.
- Unless approved by Betafence, any modification of the gate structure or automation, and the use of non-compatible automation parts makes the guarantee void.
- Unless approved by Betafence, any modification & or adjustment to the gate structure or automation parts & or parameters,  makes the guarantee and the corresponding CE certification of the product void

Products detailed list

Product category Products brand Coating

Standard 10 years guarantee
Environment C1-2-3
> 3 km from the seaside 

Extended guarantee
10 years eXtreme
Environment C4-5
Corrosive environment


- Plasitor PVC Yes Yes
- Fusion bonded chainlink FUBO Yes Yes

Knotted mesh

- Ursus Heavy 
- Ursus Heavy AS

Welded mesh on rolls

- Pantanet Essential
- Pantanet Light
PVC Yes No
- Pantanet Family PVC Yes Yes
- Fortinet Protect PVC Yes Yes

Residential/Decorative panels

- Bekafor Classic PVC Yes Yes
- Zenturo Classic
- Bekazur 2D
- Decofor
PES Yes No

Railing panels

- CreaZen
- Barofor
PES Yes No

Medium security 3D Panels

- Nylofor 3D Light II
- Nylofor 3D
- Nylofor 3D Super
PES Yes No
- Nylofor Essential
- Nylofor 3D Pro
- Nylofor 3D Pro Xl
PVC Yes Yes
- Nylofor 3D "Extreme" MTO HDG + PES DC Yes Yes

Medium Security 2D Panels

- Nylofor F
- Nylofor 2D
- Nylofor 2DS
PES Yes No
- Nylofor 2DS "Extreme" MTO HDG + PES DC Yes Yes

High Security Panels

- Securifor 2D
- Securifor 3D
- Securifor 4D 
Yes No
- Securifor Znal Super Yes No
- Securifor "Extreme" MTO
- Securifor 2D "Extreme" MTO
Znal Super + PES DC Yes Yes

Privacy solutions

- Screeno Line
- Screeno Wave
- Collfort
- HoriZen
- Yes No

Round Fencing posts

 - Bekazur 2D post
- Round post
- Bekaclip 
PES Yes No

Profiled Fencing posts

- Bekafix 
- Bekafix super 
- Quixolid Plus 
- Bekasecure
PES Yes No
- Bekafix "Extreme" MTO
- Bekasecure "Extreme" MTO
HDG + PES DC Yes Yes

Square Fencing posts

- Zenturo post
- HoriZen post
- Nylofor post
- Decofor post
- Lox post (D, F, E, O)
- Securifor post
PES Yes No
- Securifor post "Extreme" MTO HDG + PES DC Yes Yes


- Bekazur 2D - Yes No
- Tension wire
- Attach wire
FUBO Yes Yes
- Tension wire
- Attach wire
- Tension Bar
PVC Yes Yes
- Professional strengtheners
- Bekafix fixation
PES Yes No
- Professional strengtheners "Extreme" MTO
- Bekafix fixation "Extreme" MTO
- Bekafix base plate "Extreme" MTO
- Bekafix bent arms "Extreme" MTO
HDG + PES DC Yes Yes
- Fortinet Clips Stainless steel Yes Yes

Barbed wire

- Motto PVC Yes Yes

Swing gates

- Fortinet
- Bekafor Classic
- Bekazur
- Zenturo Classic
- CreaZen
- Yes No
- Robusta-Nylofor HDG + PES Yes No
- Robusta Medium
- Egidia
PES Yes No
- Robusta "Extreme" MTO HDG + PES DC Yes Yes

Sliding gates*

- Bekamatic SC Epoxy + PES Yes No
- Robusta SC & SR
- Egidia SC


- Bekamatic SC "Extreme" MTO
- Robusta SC & SR "Extreme" MTO
Epoxy + PES DC Yes Yes

Speed Folding gate*

- Faldivia ALU + PES Yes No


- BT4/BT5 ALU + PES Yes No
- BT4/BT5 "Extreme" MTO ALU + PES Yes Yes

* 10-year guarantee only on coating; two years guarantee on automation and components of the gates DC = Double Coating

Guarantee conditions Edited on April 2017
- Internet revision in February 2019: Extreme range coating added
- Internet revision in September 2019: Exclusion paragraph added
- Internet revision in December 2019: Deletion Fortinet Super, Medium, Pantanet Protect, Nylofor 3D Multi, Bekafor Essential
- Internet revision in February 2020: Posts with hollow section installed in a concrete wall exclusions
- Internet revision in March 2020: Sliding gate deformation without a heat shield.
- Internet revision in June 2020: Gate structure modification exclusion
- Internet revision in September 2020: Degressivity irrespective amount of the invoice modification

G. Corbett @ D. Declercq: Group quality