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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.4 code 812


  • Section: N - Administrative and support service activities
  • Division: 81 - Services to buildings and landscape activities
  • Group: 812 - Cleaning activities


This Group is divided into the following Classes:

  • 8121 - General cleaning of buildings
  • 8129 - Other building and industrial cleaning activities

Explanatory note

This group includes the activities of general interior cleaning of all types of buildings, exterior cleaning of buildings, specialized cleaning activities for buildings or other specialized cleaning activities, cleaning of industrial machinery, cleaning of the inside of road and sea tankers, disinfecting and extermination activities for buildings and industrial machinery, bottle cleaning, street sweeping, snow and ice removal.

This group excludes:
- agricultural pest control, see 0161
- cleaning of new buildings immediately after construction, 4330
- steam-cleaning, sand blasting and similar activities for building exteriors, see 4390
- carpet and rug shampooing, drapery and curtain cleaning, see 9601

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