Perfect Heating And Plumbing – Useful Links
The leading centre for building services, technology and information. Providing independent and authoritative research and member service.
Organisation responsible for standardisation within the UK.
Government Department responsible for Planning, Housing, Transport, Local Government and the Regions.
Government Department responsible for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs. Also responsible for the Building Regulations Directorate. TACMA Guide for compliance with the Building regulations
BRE is the UK’s leading centre for construction and fire expertise, providing consultancy, testing & information services to customers world-wide.
The Energy Saving Trust was set up by the Government and major energy companies to stimulate energy efficiency and economic benefits in UK households.
The Carbon Trust is an independent not for profit company set up by the Government with support from business to ‘take the lead on low carbon technology and innovation in this country, and put Britain in the lead internationally’.
The Energy Efficiency Partnership for Homes is an independent group of organisations & individuals working together on different aspects of domestic energy efficiency.
This is a help-line website facility for gas and electricity consumers.
Ofgem is the regulator for the British gas and electricity industries.
The Builders Merchants Federation (BMF) provides builders merchants with the support and advice needed to run their businesses in a competitive environment .
CHPA is an energy efficient technology which simultaneously generates usable heat and power (usually electricity).
The SBGI is the trade association for the gas industry, including most major domestic boiler manufacturers.
UHMA is the UK trade association for all forms of radiant heating.
The HHIC provides information and advice on all central heating requirements.
Promoting excellence in oil heating and cooking. The Trade Association for the Oil Heating Industry.
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CIBSE is an International body which represents & provides services to the building services profession.
The Institute aims to promote energy efficient domestic central heating components and the installation of safe and efficient systems.
The Chartered Institute of Plumbing and heating Engineers is the UK’s professional body for plumbing & heating engineers and others in the plumbing industry.
Trade Association involved in installing and maintaining plumbing & heating systems throughout Scotland and Northern Ireland.
The major Trade Association for plumbing and Central Heating Engineers in England and Wales.
The Association for Heating and Ventilating Contractors.
The National Watchdog for the Gas Industry in the UK
National Watchdog for Gas Safety in Scotland
The Association for Electrical Contractors.
EAGA manage a wide range of social housing and public and private funded schemes.
A series of Codes of Practice designed to encourage the correct installation, commissioning and servicing of domestic central heating boilers and systems equipment