Who requires Electrical Safety Certificate (EICR) ?
There are several reasons why you may want to have an Electrical Installation condition report completed. Some of the common used cases are listed below:
- As a landlord, you may have a number of safety obligations to ensure that all of your electrical appliances are safe and meet British Standards prior to renting it to tenants.
- For the landlords and tenants, carrying out EICR will ensure that electrical installations in the rental property are in a good condition at the beginning and throughout the duration of the tenancy.
- For a Home buyer or a Home Owner, electrical safety is a key responsibility. For that, Electrical Safety Certificate is essential to maintain safety standards of the electrical appliances.