Legal Requirements

Organising Gas Safety Certification

Services include: Management of certification for the Gas Safety (Installation and Use) Regulations 1998. The documentation covers the annual gas safety certification for boilers, gas hobs, fireplaces.

Organising EICR (Electrical Installation Condition Report)

Services include: In line with Regulations, which came into effect on 1st June 2020. The Electrical Safety Standards in the Private Rented Sector (England) Regulations 2020 requires a Landlord to have electrical installations checked and certified by a competent and certified contractor every 5 years. SW Residential is at hand to have your back on this…

Organising PAT Testing (Portable Appliance Test)

Services include: Ensuring electrical appliances are safe and in good order.

Organising EPC (Energy Performance Certificate)

Services include: As of 1st April 2018, it became a legal requirement for residential landlords to ensure their Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs) have a minimum rating of E.

An EPC is needed whenever a property is built, sold or rented. All landlords must order an Energy Performance Certificate for potential buyers or tenants before marketing their properties to sell or let, or just leave it with us…

Holding & Registering Deposit With ‘My Deposits’

SW Residential are registered with full access to the government accredited ‘My Deposits’ scheme. For further information, read up on the scheme, which can be found on ‘’.

Contract Organisation 

Services include: SW Residential use watertight documentation drafted by a specialist law firm for all their contracts.

Our outsourced partners have the capacity to formulate AST, Common Law, Memorandum to the Agreement, Surrender of Tenancy, and the serving of Section Notices.

Applying For Underlet Licenses

Services include: SW Residential are by your side on occasions whereby the Head Lease demands an underlet licence is obtained, for a letting to proceed.

Applying For Licence To Alter

Services include: For buildings where any internal alternations or building works are demanded, SW Residential will obtain prior permission, and ensure a licence is granted.