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NICEIC Compliance and testing

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  • Landlord Electrical Safety Certification
  • Electrical Safety Certification for Insurance
  • Periodic Inspection & Testing for NICEIC
  • NICEIC Inspection & Testing of HMO premises

Landlord Electrical Safety Certification


Electricity at Work legislation 1989 states that the liability for insuring that electrical installation in let premises is safe, lies with the persons leasing or letting the properties, including landlords, letting and management agents.

If you are not sure what is necessary please check with your insurer for further information, found on the small print of the policy.

As electrical systems can loose connections, earthing continuity, deterioration of insulation, are damaged by rodents or damp, or inappropriately added to over time.

It is the landlords responsibility to arrange a BS7671 Periodic Inspection Report (PIR), or more commonly known as the “Landlord Electrical Safety Certification”. With recommendations that electrical installations are inspected and tested at regular 5 year intervals or change of tenant or occupier which ever is first.

During the inspection our engineers will carry out:

• an 84 point visual inspection

• testing of the installation

• testing of the earthing quality

• (loop impedance)

• testing for the polarity and continuity of the circuits.

We will supply an NICEIC Periodic Inspection Report and should any work be necessary submit a quote to repair any faults.

We will supply you with an NICEIC issued certificate and documentation supplied in printed form or supplied as a PDF which can be forwarded to Managing Agents, Local Authorities, London Fire Brigade as required.

Electrical Safety Certification for Insurance


The validity of building insurance requires that the premises are in good state of repair, with the responsibility to arrange regular NICEIC inspections mandatory.

Electricity at Work legislation 1989 states that the liability for insuring that electrical installation in let premises is safe, lies with the persons leasing or letting the properties, including landlords, letting and management agents.

As electrical systems can loose connections, earthing continuity, deterioration of insulation, are damaged by rodents or damp, or inappropriately added to over time.

It is the landlords responsibility to arrange an BS7671 Periodic Inspection Report (PIR), or more commonly known as the “Landlord Electrical Safety Certification”.

During the inspection our engineers will carry out:

• an 84 point visual inspection

• testing of the installation

• testing of the earthing quality
(loop impedance)

• testing fo the polarity and continuity of the circuits.

We will supply an NICEIC Periodic Inspection Report and should any work be necessary submit a quote to repair any faults.

We will supply you with an NICEIC issued certificate and documentation supplied in printed form or supplied as a PDF which can be forwarded to Managing Agents, Local Authorities, London Fire Brigade as required.

Periodic Inspection & Testing for NICEIC


BS7671 Periodic Inspection Report (PIR) recommends that electrcal installations are inspected and tested at regular 5 year intervals or change of tennant or occupier which ever is first.

As electrical systems can loose connections, earthing continuity, deterioration of insulation, are damaged by rodents or damp, or inappropriately added to over time.

It is the landlords responsibility to arrange a BS7671 Periodic Inspection Report (PIR), or more commonly known as the “Landlord Electrical Safety Certification”.

During the inspection our engineers will carry out:

• an 84 point visual inspection

• testing of the installation

• testing of the earthing quality
(loop impedance)

• testing fo the polarity and continuity of the circuits.

We will supply an NICEIC Periodic Inspection Report and should any work be necessary submit a quote to repair any faults.

We will supply you with an NICEIC issued certificate and documentation supplied in printed form or supplied as a PDF which can be forwarded to Managing Agents, Local Authorities, London Fire Brigade as required.

NICEIC Inspection & Testing of HMO Premises


All local Authorities require landlords to have regular inspections and testing of their HMO premises, with the correct certification issued.

It is the landlords responsibility to arrange a BS7671 Periodic Inspection Report (PIR), or more commonly known as the “Landlord Electrical Safety Certification”. This will be required by the insurers and the Local Authorities.

If you are not sure what is necesary please check with your insurer for further information, found on the small print of the policy.

During the inspection our engineers will carry out:

• an 84 point visual inspection

• testing of the installation

• testing of the earthing quality
(loop impedance)

• testing fo the polarity and continuity of the circuits.

We will supply an NICEIC Periodic Inspection Report and should any work be necessary submit a quote to repair any faults.

We will supply you with an NICEIC issued certificate and documentation supplied in printed form or supplied as a PDF which can be forwarded to Managing Agents, Local Authorities, London Fire Brigade as required.


 

 
Contact us on 0845 201 5021 for more details

Polaris Power & Data Ltd

10 Greycoat Place, Victoria, London SW1P 1SB
Tel: 0845 201 5021   Mob: 07860 444515
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