A qualified electrician will carry out the electrical inspection and the EICR will be made available within a week of purchase. Confirm the number of bedrooms in your property to confirm the EICR price.

The EICR should be carried out at least every 5 years. The regulations came into force on 1 June 2020, they apply to new tenancies from 1 July 2020 and existing tenancies from 1 April 2021.

An Electrical installation condition report (EICR) will show:

  • If any electrical circuits; or equipment are overloaded.

  • Find any potential electric shock risks and fire hazards.

  • Identify defective electrical work.

  • Highlight any lack of earthing or bonding.