ABOUT GAS SAFE REGISTERED PLUMBERS / ENGINEERS
Gas Safe Register deals with all aspects of the downstream gas industry covered by the following regulations:
Great Britain: The Gas Safety (Installation and Use) Regulations 1998
Isle of Man: The Gas Safety (Installation and Use) Regulations 1994 as amended and applied by the Gas Safety (Application) Order 1996
Northern Ireland: The Gas Safety (Installation & Use) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2004
Guernsey: The Health and Safety (Gas) (Guernsey) Ordinance, 2006
They cover both piped natural gas and liquefied petroleum gas (LPG).
It is law that anyone carrying out gas work that is within the scope of the appropriate Regulations is on the Gas Safe Register.
The register is there to protect consumers from unsafe gas work. Your status as a registered engineer is evidence that you are working legally and you are competent and safe to work with gas.
Gas Safe Register will: