How do I know if I have a gas safety certificate?
You can obtain a gas safety certificate or gas safety registration form by booking an appointment with a gas safety engineer. They will conduct a visual check of all your gas appliances, and accessible piping, to ensure that they are in good condition, and a piping test to ensure that there is no gas leak.
Can I get a replacement Gas Safe certificate?
A certificate of compliance with the building regulations is an important document for the owners, but if you can't find yours don't worry, we can arrange to send a replacement. If your data is on our system, we can send a duplicate certificate at a cost of 6 (VAT included).
How long does it take to get a gas safety certificate?
You should receive one of these if an approved Gas Safe engineer installs a gas device producing heat in your property. It is indeed a way to inform the local authority of the new device, and you must receive it in the post within 28 days after the installation of a new device.
Is a boiler service a gas safety certificate?
A gas safety check is different from a gas service. It is designed primarily to inspect all gas appliances, including boilers, stoves and lights (permanent or portable) to ensure that they work properly and safely.
Do I need a gas safety certificate to rent my house?
It is a legal requirement for owners to have all gas, pipes, chimneys and fluids controlled every 12 months to ensure that the property they lease is secure for their tenants. Once this check is complete, you will get your CP12.
What is a gas certificate?
The gas certificate shall be a document completed by a gas installer authorised to install a gas installation, in whole or in part, and granted to the owner of the gas installation and its gas supplier.