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Posted on Thursday, November 24, 2016

Which certificates do i need to provide as a landlord?

- EPC - https://www.epcregister.com/

- Gas Safety Cert - https://www.gassaferegister.co.uk/
- Electric Cert - http://www.electricalsafetyfirst.org.uk/guides-and-advice/for-landlords/
-  HMO Licence/ Selective Licence  - please contact the relevant council for further info
- Fire Alarm Cert - http://www.firesafe.org.uk/houses-in-multiple-occupation/
- Smoke Alarm Cert - http://www.safelincs.co.uk/landlord-smoke-and-co-alarm-regulations-2015/
- Emergency Light Cert - http://www.firesafe.org.uk/emergency-lighting/
-  Personal ID - https://www.gov.uk/guidance/money-laundering-regulations-your-responsibilities
- Portable Appliance Test - http://www.hse.gov.uk/electricity/faq-portable-appliance-testing.htm

 

  EPC Gas Safety Cert Electrical Cert Smoke Alarm Cert Fire Alarm Cert  Emergency Lighting Cert Mandatory HMO Licence Required? Is this property a HMO? (This does not mean it needs a licence)
1 Bed property x x best practice to provide one x        
2 bed property x x best practice to provide one x        
3 bed property  x x x x   x (only where property has 3 stories or more)   x
4 bed property  2 floors or less) x x x x       x
4 bed property  3 floors or more) x x x x   x   x
5 bed property ( 2 floors or less) x x x x       x
5 bed property
( 3 floors or more)
x x x   x x x x
6 bed property
( 2 floors or less)
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6 bed property
(over 3 floors or more)
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7 bed property
(over 2 floors or less)
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7 bed property
(over 3 floors or more)
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8 bed property
(over 2 floors or less)
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8 bed property
(over 3 floors or more)
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9 bed property
(over 2 floors or less)
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9 bed property
(over 3 floors or more)
x x x   x x x x
10 bed property
(over 2 floors or less)
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10 bed property
(over 3 floors or more)
x x x   x x x x

 

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