BS 7671:2008 Recommended Periodic Test Intervals:

      Domestic 10 years (or upon change of occupancy)
      Commercial 5 years (or upon change of occupancy)
      Residential Accommodation 5 years
      Industrial 3 years
      Educational Establishments 5 years
      Hospitals, Offices, Shops 5 years
      Churches, Village Halls 5 years
      Public Houses 5 years
      Swimming Pools 1 year
      Fire Alarms Systems 1 year
      Emergency Lighting 3 years
      Construction sites 3 months
      Launderettes 1 year
      Caravan Sites 1 year
      Caravans 3 years

      Whilst there are no specific guidlines for PAT Testing, the following Health & Safety legislations put a duty of care upon the employer to ensure the safety of their employees:

      tick Health & Safety at Work Act 1974
      tick The Management of Health & Safety at Work Regulations 1999
      tick Electricity at Work Regulations 1989
      tick Workplace (Health, Safety & Welfare) Regulations 1992
      tick Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998

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