Landlords Gas Safety Certificates

Further to the Gas Safety (Installation and Use) Regulations 1998, Landlords Gas Safety Certificates are a legal requirement for any person(s) who rent out domestic property containing a gas appliance. This could be a water heater, central heating boiler or hob/cooker and gas fires etc.

The gas safety certificate confirms that the appliance(s) is safe to use and a copy of this record should be given to the tenant.

A check and certification has to be carried out annually by law and failure to do so can result in fines or imprisonment for the landlord should a serious life threatening incident occur to a tenant. For more information about landlord’s responsibility for gas safety.

CSPM is Gas Safe Registered. This is the regulatory body which replaced CORGI. For more information, visit the Gas Safe Register website.

If you’re a landlord in the Southend-on-Sea area, call today on 01702 476354 or 07941 136951 to get your gas safety certificate.