If you are having gas work done in your home or workplace you should only use a Gas Safe registered engineer
Find a Gas Safe registered engineer
You can find a Gas Safe registered business on our database 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Check that your engineer is Gas Safe registered
All gas engineers should be registered with Gas Safe Register by law to work with gas. Always check a gas engineer is on the register before employing them to carry out work for you. And when your engineer arrives on your doorstep, always ask to see their Gas Safe Register ID card before letting them in.
You can check a Gas Safe registered engineer 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
What gas work needs to be done by a registered engineer?
All gas work carried out in your home and in certain commercial premises should be done by a Gas Safe registered engineer. Gas work includes:
- installing, repairing or servicing a gas boiler
- installing or repairing a gas fire, gas cooker or hob
Not all gas engineers are qualified to do all types of gas work. Check what type of work your gas engineer is qualified to do.
What about DIY?
Never DIY with gas. You will be putting yourself and your family in serious danger from carbon monoxide poisoning and gas explosions.
Are you a Landlord?
If you are a landlord you have legal obligations when it comes to gas safety.
Landlords’ legal duties apply to a wide range of accommodation including:
- residential premises provided for rent by local authorities, housing associations, private sector landlords, housing co-operatives, hostels
- rooms let in bed-sit accommodation, private households, bed and breakfast accommodation and hotels
- rented holiday accommodation such as chalets, cottages, flats, caravans and narrow boats on inland waterways
Make sure you read our gas safety advice for landlords.
Are you a tenant?
If you are renting a property it is important that you understand your Landlord’s gas safety responsibilities.
Make sure you know all you should with our gas safety advice for tenants.