When did EICR certs change from 10 years to 5 years?

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For privately rented properties, it has been legally required of landlords to conduct an EICR every 5 years since 2020

Answered by Farrah, Electrical Safety Expert

For privately rented properties, it has been legally required of landlords to conduct an EICR every 5 years since 2020.

If you wish to arrange an EICR, you can find an electrician local to you here.

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