Portable Appliance Testing (PAT)
Airbnb Hosts have a legal duty to ensure all portable appliances in their properties are tested for safety in order to comply with strict electrical standards.
Somes examples of portable appliances are as follows :–
Portable applicance certificate: A Portable appliance test must be carried out every 12 months. Each appliance is tested individually and lablled as a pass or fail.
Record: Once completed, the results are recorded onto the certificate. The Airbnb host must keep copies of the record for 2 years.