Gas Regulations

Domestic Gas Regulations

If you already have a Gas line installed but you don’t know if it is legal, compare it to the following diagram. Give us a call just to make sure!

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A – 1m sideways from Doors and Windows

B – 2m from Drains and Air Vents

C – 3m below windows, unless non combustible roof is installed between containers and windows

D – 1m from property boundary unless boundary is a Fire Wall (if only 2x48kg bottles are installed). If installation is more than 2×48 kg bottles, then it must be more than 3m from boundry.

E – 5m away from a switchable electrical point i.e. plug socket, main power etc. (not a light) to the side of the bottles, or 1.5m above the bottles.

Only Class 1 or 2 copper pipe can be used. NOT what is used in plumbing.

All copper pipes going through a wall must be sleeved.

Flexible hose may not be more than 2m and may not go through any partition at all (including wood and dry wall).