EICR Reports from £100
(EICR) Electrical installation condition reports are now a key part of electrical safety, Landlords have the responsibility to ensure that a tenanted property has an electrical installation that is safe to use by its tenants. The Law around the EICR has now changed and will come into effect in July 2020. There will a legal onus on all landlords to have a electrical installation condition report in place. They will have to be able to provide this to the tenant, managing agent or local authority within 30 days should they ask. The government have also laid down the law that all existing tenancies will require a EICR report by April 2021.
Electrical equipment should be kept safe, this includes all portable appliances. also known as non white goods. The best thing for this is a portable appliance test. Most electricians can carry this out. Below is a small list for a example.
White Goods include; Washing Machine, Cooker, Oven, Hob, Toaster, Kettle and Fridge
In Scotland it has already been made law to provide EICR reports for tenants, this is to prove that property is safe. With the laws changing in England regarding (EICR) electrical installation condition reports, be sure not to get caught out and get the advise required asap. If you do not get this in place you could be placed in trouble if caught out.
If you do not have the correct ( EICR ) electrical condition report, in place for new tenancies from April 2020 and existing tenancies in April 2021, the the government can impose large fines and possible prison sentences. If you want some advise on your current situation, there are several places you can look for advise. You can check out the you gov website, speak to us or you can call you managing agent.
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EICR Legal Requirements in England and Wales:
The EICR legal requirements in England and Wales and slightly gray to some people, the law provides electrical certificates for landlords to prove, new equipment is safe to use. This said there is no legal requirement to have this regularly inspected.
However; there is many different bits of legislation that say otherwise. This is especially highlighted if there is faulty electrics in a property. The landlord and tenant puts the onus on landlords, to provide safe and working electrical equipment. This also ensures that Landlords should respond to repairs and maintenance issues.
EICR reports has also become more of a standard, with Landlord insurance. They request this to ensure that the tenant will be at no risk of the electrics.
EICR Landlord Costs:
- Electrical Installation Condition Report (EICR Landlord) (1 Bed) £90.
- Electrical Installation Condition Report (EICR Landlord) (2 Bed) £100.
- Electrical Installation Condition Report (EICR Landlord) (3 Bed) £100.
- Electrical Installation Condition Report (EICR Landlord) (4 Bed) £120.
- Commercial EICR (Call to Confirm).
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