Gas safety inspections
The Gas Safety (Installation & Use) Regulation 1998 deal with landlords’ duties to make sure gas appliances, fittings and flues provided for tenants are safe. If you let a property equipped with gas appliances you have three main responsibilities;
Maintenance: pipework, appliances and flues must me maintained in a safe conditions. Gas appliances should be serviced in accordance to the manufacturers instructions.
Gas safety checks: a 12 monthly gas safety check must be carried out on every gas appliance/flue. A gas safety check will make sure gas fittings and appliances are safe to use.
Record: a record of the annual gas safety check must be provided to your tenant within 28 days of the check being complete.
We’re fully Licensed to issue Landlords Gas Safety Certificates
At Corstorphine Gas Services we are fully licensed to issue Landlords Gas Safety Certificates and offer a full package to carry out the inspection and service the appliances within each property. We can arrange an annual reminder and make suitable arrangements with tenants if this is required.