Landlords Could Be Fined £1000’s April’s EPC Legislation Changes

As a landlord, it is important to stay up to date with the latest legislation changes to ensure that you are providing a safe and comfortable home for your tenants

Significant changes are coming up in April 2023, in the update to the Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) legislation meaning if you’re not in compliance with the new legislation, you could face hefty fines, so it’s crucial that you act as soon as possible to ensure that you are prepared.

 At G&K Heating LTD, we have a team of experts who can help landlords get their properties in line with the new legislation. Here are just a few reasons why you should contact us today:

Avoid Fines

The most significant reason to contact our team is to avoid fines. If your property does not meet the minimum EPC rating of E, you could face a fine reported to be of up to £150,000. This is a significant amount of money, especially for smaller landlords.

By working with our team, we can help you understand what changes you need to make to get your property up to the required standard and ensure that you don’t incur any unnecessary fines.

Improve Energy Efficiency

In addition to avoiding fines, there are plenty of other benefits to improving your property’s energy efficiency.

For example, you can help your tenants save money on their energy bills, which can make your property more attractive to prospective tenants. Additionally, you’ll be doing your bit to help reduce carbon emissions and protect the environment.

Expert Advice

Our team has years of experience working with landlords. We can ensure that their properties meet the necessary standards. We can provide expert advice on what changes are needed to make to get your property up to the required standard, as well as practical help with making those changes.

We can help with everything from upgrading your boiler to installing smart controls, so you can rest assured that you’re in good hands.

Peace of Mind

By working with our team, you can have peace of mind that your property is up to the required standard. You will not need to worry about facing fines or having unhappy tenants who are struggling with high energy bills.

Instead, you can focus on providing a safe and comfortable home for your tenants, knowing that you have done everything you need to do to comply with the new legislation.

In conclusion, as a landlord, it’s crucial that you contact our plumbing and heating company to ensure that your property is in line with the new EPC legislation.

Not only will this help you avoid fines, but it will also improve your property’s energy efficiency, provide expert advice, and give you peace of mind. Contact us today to get started.