Landlord/Tenant Responsibilities

Landlords and tenants both have responsibilities to ensure the safety of their premises.

When it comes to carbon monoxide safety and the law, it depends on what type of fuel you have. More detailed factsheets are available below but as a general rule:

  • Landlords are always responsible for gas and electrical appliances
  • A tenancy agreement can stipulate repairing responsibilities
  • Repairs must be carried out within a reasonable time

Please visit the HSENI website here to download some useful Factsheets.