- From 1st July 2020 all new specified tenancies will require an electrical safety check to be in place.
- From 1st April 2021 all existing specified tenancies will require an electrical safety check to be in place
Landlords have a choice in relation to engaging with a person to under the electrical safety check, they can either –
- Use a contractor that is listed on the PRS Register http://www.electricalcompetentperson.co.uk or
- Find a competent person using a checklist as covered in MHCLG Guidance which is due to be published when the legislation comes into force.
To find out how to be listed on the PRS Register website -