With any rented residential accommodation in the UK, it is the landlord's responsibility to ensure that all electrical installations and appliances provided by the are safe. This applies from the moment the tenancy first begins, right up until the tenancy ends, so you need to ensure that electrics are kept in good working order.
PAT tests are routine inspections of electrical appliances in a property, using specialist PAT equipment to check for everything from earth continuity and insulation resistance to lead polarity. If your appliances only require a reduced or standard test, you will still need a specialist to carry out a PAT insulation test.
If you are a landlord looking for a specialist PAT testing service, engaging the services of a professional will ensure that testing on all seven categories of appliances will be carried out (visual inspections at the minimum). Once the PAT test is complete, the tested appliances will be marked as “passed” or “failed”.
PAT technicians perform a wide range of appliance tests and assessments, including:
HaMuch makes it super easy to find specialists who can administer PAT tests and landlord safety certificates in your local area. To find a specialist near you, follow our simple three-step process:
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|Location in UK||Hourly Rate||Daily Rate|
|London||£45 per hour||£256 per day|
|Birmingham||£30 per hour||£209 per day|
|Leeds||£32 per hour||£223 per day|
|Glasgow||£28 per hour||£222 per day|
|Sheffield||£25 per hour||£199 per day|
|Bradford||£31 per hour||£222 per day|
|Liverpool||£28 per hour||£194 per day|
|Edinburgh||£32 per hour||£248 per day|
|Manchester||£30 per hour||£213 per day|
|Bristol||£31 per hour||£223 per day|