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Electrical Safety Checks for Landlords

The Electrical Safety Standards in The Private Rented Sector (England) Regulations 2020


New Legislation introduced June 2020 places a legal requirement upon Landlords and letting agents to ensure the Electrical Safety Standards in all private rental dwellings are met. 

The requirement is that a current Electrical Installation Condition Report (EICR) is in place for all new tenancies from 01/07/20 and all existing tenancies require this be put in place prior to 01/04/21. 

The 'Report' must be conducted in accordance with British Standards BS7671:2018 and any deficiencies identified within the report must be addressed within a period of 28 days.

A duty is placed upon the Landlord to ensure that those ordered to undertake the Inspection and Testing of the installation are QUALIFIED and COMPETENT.

Fines for not conforming to these Regulations can be charged unto £30,000.


Can you afford not to comply?


Get in Contact with ESCS Ltd and allow us to navigate you through compliance with these New Regulations by completing these essential works.

Use our Contact Us Form or email us on info@escsltd.co.uk


Providing Electrical Safety, Installation and Compliance Services through Bournemouth, Poole Christchurch and the surrounding Dorset, Wiltshire and Somerset area. 


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