EICR Kingston Private Rental
A landlord’s Electrical Inspection Condition Report (EICR) became a legal requirement for ALL tenancies in April 2021. In the year prior to this, the EICR was required for all new tenancies. And before that, it was not compulsory, unlike the gas safety certificate. The government acknowledged that many landlords already ensured that the fixed electrical systems in their private rental properties were well maintained. However, they wanted all tenants to benefit from the knowledge that the property they rented was electrically sound.
In order to make the transition less […]
Landlords Electrical Inspection & Reports, Lambeth, Southwark, Wandsworth
An electrical installation condition report (EICR) are now required legally for all private rentals. It was formerly called the periodic inspection report. These are required to be carried out at a maximum interval of 5 years or on change of tenancy, whichever comes sooner. All existing tenants plus future tenants of a property must be given a copy.
Stiff penalties are in place for landlords who do not have these or cannot provide a current report. The electrical installation in your Lambeth, Southwark or Wandsworth private rental property must conform […]
Local Electricians Covering Bromley, Croydon and the rest of South London
Whether you’re a landlord in Bromley, a homeowner in Croydon, a business owner in Beckenham or running a hotel in Purley, make sure your Electrical Installation Safety Certificate is issued by a reputable and professional electrician. Every member of the South London Electricians Landlord’s safety certificate team is fully-trained for inspecting and testing electrical installations and appliances safely, accurately and fast. Contact us now on 0208 406 9834 for a free, no-obligation chat about obtaining your EICR.
Bromley EICR Inspections
New legislation pertaining to electrical safety in private rental property came into force in July 2020. This legislation demanded that landlords must provide new tenants with the EICR (electrical installation condition report). From April 2021, you will be required to provide electrical safety certificates for existing tenancies. It also demands that future electrical inspections are carried out at five year intervals, as is also required with HMOs. The legislation is applicable to the installation but not the appliances. That comes under the requirements for PAT testing.
Landlord Electrical Safety Certificate Exceptions
The majority […]