If you’re a landlord, then you know that in order to rent out your property, you need a gas safety certificate.
But did you know that the rules around getting one are changing in 2022?
Here’s what you need to know.
Do I need a gas safety certificate?
Yes, you need a gas safety certificate if you want to get your gas appliance serviced or repaired.
A gas safety certificate proves that your appliance has been checked by a qualified engineer and is safe to use.
When should I arrange a gas safety check?
You should arrange a gas safety check every 12 months.
However, if you have a new appliance, you should have it checked within 30 days of installation.
How do I get a gas safety certificate?
You can Contact Us to carry out the check. Once the engineer has carried out the checks, they will give you a gas safety certificate.
If you have any further questions about getting a gas safety certificate, please don’t hesitate to contact us.
What is a Gas Safe registered engineer?
Gas Safe Register is the official list of gas engineers who are qualified to work safely and legally on gas appliances.
In the UK, all gas engineers must be on the Gas Safe Register.
Employing an unregistered engineer is against the law.
All our engineers are Gas Safe registered, so you can be sure your appliance will be in safe hands.
What needs to be included on a Gas Safety Record form?
The Gas Safety Record form must include:
- The name, address and phone number of the landlord or letting agent
- The address of the property where the gas appliances are located
- The name and registration number of the Gas Safe registered engineer who carried out the checks
- The date on which the checks were carried out
- A list of all the gas appliances that were checked
- The results of the checks carried out on each appliance
- The engineer’s signature and Gas Safe Register logo
How much does a gas safety certificate cost?
The gas safety certificate cost is between £60-£80.
If you are in need of a gas safety certificate for your home or business, be sure to give our team a call.
We would be more than happy to help you get the certification that you need in order to ensure the safety of those around you.
Our team is knowledgeable and experienced when it comes to providing gas safety certificates, so you can rest assured knowing that your property is in good hands.
Contact Us today to learn more about our services and how we can help you!