If you’re a landlord in London, it’s essential to ensure that your rental property is safe for your tenants. One of the most important safety checks you should carry out is obtaining a Gas Safety Certificate.
A Gas Safety Certificate is a document that confirms that gas appliances in a rental property are safe to use. This certificate is issued by a Gas Safe registered engineer who checks all gas appliances, such as boilers, cookers, and gas fires, to ensure they are working correctly and safely.
Gas Safety Certificate should be done every 12 months or annually, annual gas certificate is done on all the gas appliances in the property, some landlord’s only have a gas boiler in the property and the hob/cooker is electric, and they refer to the gas safety inspection as a boiler and gas safety check or boiler gas safety certificate, this actually means gas safety check to be carried out on the boiler and the gas meter, the annual gas check is carried out by a gas safe engineer, some landlords order a subscription through a company to perform annual gas safety certificate at the property, so they are always covered as per the law. Annual gas safety check cost can vary depending on number of factors, including appliances, area and accessibility. Annual gas safety check or annual gas safety inspection is mandatory as per UK Law for the all the properties which are being rented out, to ensure tenant’s safety. If you haven’t already have a gas safety check at your property book a gas checks on rented property today with us.
However, if you done a gas safety certificate and it is still valid, and you get a new gas boiler or gas hob installed in the property, regardless of the valid gas safety certificate you would need a fresh gas installation certificate for the new gas boiler or alternatively new gas hob installation certificate for the new gas hob.
The price of the gas safety certificate varies on number of appliances in the property if you just have one gas appliance for example a boiler the boiler safety certificate cost can vary between £40 to £70. The boiler safety check cost mentioned is applicable only in the London region, prices may differ up north. Some landlord’s prefer a boiler service done annually on the boiler with the gas safety certificate, a general service is done on the boiler, which includes, topping up the pressure and cleaning the magna filter, this service is essential to maintain the warranty of the boiler, boiler service gas safety certificate can cost you around £80 £100. Once the service and the inspection is successfully completed a gas boiler certificate is given by the gas safe engineer. you can request the engineer for a copy of both gas boiler service and gas safety certificate. We at Landlord Certificate London, provide gas safety certificate and boiler service at a special price of £74.99. We use only gas safe registered engineers and we will be able to provide you with gas safe service certificate for the boiler (if serviced) and gas safe safety certificate with every gas safety testing.
Alternatively, if you have an electric boiler and gas hob/cooker, you will need a gas cooker certificate, a gas cooker certificate is given upon successful completion of gas cooker safety check or a gas hob certificate is given upon successful completion of gas hob safety check.
If you are a Landlord and need to book landlord gas safety certificate, please insure you book an individual or a company which is gas safe registered. Moreover, if you are looking for cheap landlord gas safety certificate book now with us, we are the most competitive gas safe registered company, we are able to provide quality service in cheapest price guaranteed due to huge demand of our service in London & within M25. Our cost of gas safety certificate or cost of annual gas safety certificate starts from £20. we provide gas checks for landlords at affordable price.
If you are looking to buy a new property we would recommend you to get a gas safety inspection done before you proceed, as before buying a house gas safety certificate can indicate towards any potential issues with the gas appliances or gas pipes.
Furthermore, some people refer to gas safety certificate as cp12 gas safety certificate, cp12 certificate or cp12 checks, all of these phrases are used for the same term which is gas safety certificate, cp12 means (domestic), so when someone is saying cp12 gas safety certificate, cp12 certificate or cp12 inspection they are referring to domestic gas certificate.
Previously gas safe engineers use to give hand written (paper form) gas safety certificate, however this is not the case now as we live in a digital world, now digital gas certificates or digital gas safety certificate are sent to the landlord’s after gas safety inspection, by digital we mean a pdf copy of the certificate is sent via email also known as electronic gas safety certificate.
If you require a landlord annual gas safety check or landlord annual gas safety inspection, we are a local company based in London, we will provide you with your local gas safety certificate, we have different prices for landlord gas safety certificate, we charge a fixed price of £40 for the landlord gas inspection on gas meter and gas boiler.
As a landlord, you have a legal responsibility to ensure that your rental property is safe for your tenants. This includes ensuring that all gas appliances are regularly serviced and maintained to prevent any accidents. Failure to obtain a Gas Safety Certificate can result in serious legal consequences, including hefty fines or even imprisonment.
A Gas Safety Certificate check involves a Gas Safe registered engineer carrying out a thorough inspection of all gas appliances in the rental property. This includes checking for any gas leaks, ensuring that all appliances are correctly ventilated, and checking the condition of the appliances.
The cost of a Gas Safety Certificate in London can vary depending on several factors. The size of the property, the number of gas appliances, and the location of the property can all impact the cost of obtaining a certificate. On average, a Gas Safety Certificate in London can cost between £50 and £150.
Yes, you can replace your Gas Safety Certificate if it has expired or if you have lost it. You will need to arrange for a Gas Safe registered engineer to carry out a new inspection of all gas appliances in the property and issue a new certificate.
Gas Safety Certificate is valid for 12 months, so you will need to arrange for a new gas safety certificate to be issued every year. It’s important to ensure that you renew your gas safety certificate on time to avoid any legal issues.
Finding a Gas Safe registered engineer in London is easy. You can search for one on the Gas Safe Register website or ask for recommendations from friends or family members. Additionally, searching for “Gas Safety Certificate near me” online can also help you find local engineers.