Anderson Heating and Plumbing. We provide gas central heating and plumber services in the Edinburgh and Lothian area

Gas Safety Is Important -
What do Landlords Need To Know!

Common law states that all landlords have a duty to make sure that all their gas installations and appliances operated and supplied within their properties are safe and therefore need to be checked by a Gas Safe Registered Engineer.

At Anderson Heating & Plumbing, we are qualified gas safe engineers and can check your premises to make sure they have reached the required legal standard. So why not contact us to arrange one of our engineers to come to your premises to carry out a gas safety check. You will find our service very professional and prices extremely competitive.

For more information on what you need to know and your responsibilities as a landlord, then follow this link

Gas Safety Guide For Landlords

  • When re-letting a property, make sure all gas appliances have been chekced and are safe within the last 12 months
  • Put in place a procedure where all gas appliance and flues are checked annually
  • For gas safety checks, installations and maintaining appliances use only Gas Safe Registered Engineer, like ourselves
  • Up to date safety records and copies should be kept (at least 2 years) and issue a copy to each new tenant within 28 days of renting the property
  • For a managing agent you need to who is responsible for the safety checks
  • When tenants leave you need to check the property, as they may have tampered with the gas installation and it maybe deemed unsafe, we can come out and check that every is still in working order and is safe to use
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