Product safety in rented accommodation for tenants
Upholstered furniture generally must have covers that resist ignition from a match flame test, upholstery that resists ignition from a smouldering cigarette test, appropriate filling materials and the required labelling. Electrical goods and gas appliances must be safe with appropriate instructions where necessary. All goods supplied must be safe - these may include oil heaters, glazing, lawnmowers, ironing boards, chairs, and step ladders.
In the guide
Space and ventilation
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