Landlord electrical safety certificates in London are important for landlords as they provide necessary information about the standards up to which the electrical works are done.
An electrical certificate is proof that the property has been examined thoroughly and the state of the electrical wiring is safe.
This gives your tenants peace of mind that the property they’re staying in is safe.
If you are in the UK, having these certificates are critical and is required at any given point of time, including selling (or) buying a property.
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Electrical installation certificates/reports are issues based on the amount of work done.
This certificate proves that the electrical installations along with its depending components are completely safe to work at the time it was put into service.
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Leaving no stone unturned, making sure the job is 100% complete and making sure we go above and beyond your expectations.
LightsandSockets has been built by all the positive testimonials we’ve gotten and referrals. When you work with us, you will want to recommend us to all your friends.
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The Electrical Installation Certificate provides information about the service that has been done. Like,
- New Installation Service
- Alteration of Existing System
- Addition of New Components to Existing System
This EIC (Electrical Installation Certificate) can only be issued by an authorized agency like Lights and Sockets. The government has given strict regulations to be followed before issuing this certificate.
At Lights and Sockets, we issue the certificates only if your existing system is up-to the expected standards (in case of Alteration / Addition).
What’s the importance of a safety certificate for landlords?
By law, you are required to have an electrical safety certificate when tenants move in. All electrical installation must be safe when your tenants are living in the property.
You actually risk yourself financially if you don’t have a legit safety certificate. Above the financial risk, by not having a safety certificate you’re putting the lives of your tenants in danger. You don’t want a fire going off and your reputation is completely ruined because of it.
The only way to protect yourself from tarnishing your reputation and keeping yourself safe from financial risk and properly looking after your tenants is by getting a real London safety certificate for Landlords.
LightsandSockets will give you the best safety inspection possible. We’re thorough in our inspection and fair. We always try to lean towards your side in giving you a safety certificate. You can put your feet up knowing that the people inspecting your home are fully qualified and will complete the task 100%.
If you fail to provide an authentic electrical safety certificate, you will get a huge fine and a criminal charge. To avoid these issues, we are your best option. We’re quick, polite, professional and affordable by all standards.
How often should you get an electrical certificate?
A periodic inspection for landlords, legally you will have to carry out electrical safety checks every 5 years.