Gas Safe Registered

Gas Safe Register is the official gas registration body for the United Kingdom, Isle of Man and Guernsey, appointed by the relevant Health and Safety Authority for each area. By law all gas engineers must be on the Gas Safe Register.

Gas Safe Register replaced CORGI as the gas registration body in Great Britain and Isle of Man on 1 April 2009 and Northern Ireland and Guernsey on 1 April 2010. Click here for more information or follow this link to verify Humphrey Heating's registration.

Chartered Institute of Plumbing and Heating Engineering

Founded in 1906, the Chartered Institute of Plumbing and Heating Engineering (CIPHE) is the professional body for the UK plumbing and heating industry.

Membership is made up of individuals from a wide range of backgrounds such as consultants, specifiers, designers, public health engineers, lecturers, trainers, trainees and practitioners.

The CIPHE has a membership of around 10,000 including approximately 260 manufacturers and distributors, which support its work as Industrial Associates. Whilst the majority of members live in the UK, some 750 are resident in Hong Kong and a further 300 are resident in over 30 other countries.

In Britain there are around 50 active local Branches grouped within six areas. Suitably qualified CIPHE members also enrolled as Registered Plumbers, are recognised by the Secretary of State, DEFRA, as "Approved Contractor Persons" under the Water Supply (Water Fittings) Regulations 1999 in England and Wales and the Water Byelaws (Scotland) 2000.

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Association of Plumbing & Heating Contractors

Humphrey Heating Ltd. are members of The Association of Plumbing and Heating Contractors (APHC) which is the trade body for the plumbing and heating industry in England and Wales. The APHC represent large companies working on commercial projects, to sole traders working in domestic properties.

The Association is committed to helping plumbing and heating contractors run professional and profitable businesses, whilst ensuring consumers have better standards of workmanship and service.

For more information and verification please visit the APHC website.

Oil Firing Technical Association

OFTEC is the Oil Firing Technical Association and is the technical and marketing body for the oil firing industry in the UK and the Republic of Ireland based in Ipswich, Suffolk. It is an organisation in two parts:

OFTEC Member Services is a Trade Association representing manufacturers of oil firing equipment (i.e. oil storage tanks) and training providers; and

OFTEC Registration Services is responsible for managing the OFTEC Training and Registration process for technicians in the oil heating and cooking industry and is the leading organisation recognised by Governments, manufacturers, distributors and consumers for the oil-firing industry. The aim of OFTEC Training and Registration System is to provide Technicians with Government recognised professional status and competency.

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