Electrical Safety

There is no legal requirement to have an electrical safety check (unless it is an HMO) like there is gas but a Landlord must prove (if necessary) that they have taken all reasonable precautions to ensure the tenants safety.  A minimum safety is considered to have RCD type consumer unit.

More info at http://www.electricalsafetyfirst.org.uk/mediafile/100652049/Landlords-Guides-England_Wales-2016.pdf

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