LANDLORDS GAS SAFETY CERTIFICATE (CP12)

“All Landlords since 1996 who rent part or all of a property must have all gas appliances and pipework checked and certificated every 12 months”.

A Landlord Gas Safety Inspection includes:

  • Check appliance for gas tightness
  • Check standing and working pressure if test points available
  • Check burner pressure / gas rate against manufacturers’ data plate
  • Check for satisfactory provision of all necessary ventilation
  • Test flue flow to ensure removal of products of combustion
  • Check satisfactory operation of all the flame failure devices
  • Check for physical stability, presence and effectiveness of stability brackets (where appropriate).
  • Investigate any evidence of unsafe operation and report to a responsible person. An appliance cannot be deemed as having been checked, until the above has been completed.
  • For a Landlords Safety Record inspection a tightness test of the full system should be added to the above
  • Recommended installation of Carbon Monoxide (CO) detector
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