Private Rental Sector Electrical Testing Deadline

The April 1st 2021 deadline is fast approaching for all properties with an existing tenancy required to have in place, or to have carried out, an Electrical Installation Condition Report (EICR) which has been completed by a *qualified and competent person.

BS5839:6 2019 Is Now In Force Quick Tip No. 6

BS5839:6 2019 Is Now In Force

Quick Tip: BS5839:6 2019 Has been updated. There are two grades at the top of the system, grade C & grade A. The grade A is a system with fire detectors and alarm sounders with central control and indicating equipment with back-up power supply. This installation must conform to BSEN54. 

This type of equipment is installed in Factories, hospitals & Hotels etc and requires a specialist in this field.