Are you looking forward to renting out your property? As a landlord, you will want to pass on the full cost of water consumption to your tenant. To be able to do this, the easiest and the quickest way is to attain a Water Efficiency Certificate for the state of Queensland, from your plumber. Water Efficiency Certificates have been developed by the Master Plumbers Association of Queensland and it is the responsibility of the landlord to request a Water Efficiency Certificate to be issued for your rental property.
A Water Efficiency Certificate certifies that your rental property meets the water and energy usage requirements outlined by the Residential Tenancies Authority (RTA). This certificate can only be provided by licensed and registered plumbers, just like our team at Redshaw Plumbing and Drainage.
In order to attain the Water Efficiency Certificate and ensure your property is water-efficient, your rental property must meet the conditions set by the Queensland Residential Tenancies and Rooming Accommodation Regulation 2009. It states that your property must be:
Plumbing specialists at Redshaw, as a part of our Water Efficiency Certificate, will inspect your rental property and check it adheres to the conditions set by Residential Tenancies Authority (RTA), we will also check:
If you fail to meet the requirements for your certificate, our registered plumbers at Redshaw can identify and explain why your property does not adhere to standards. You may attain a Water Efficiency Certificate for your property by:
Once you have attained a Water Efficiency certificate, you are not required to renew that certificate unless requested by your tenant if they feel that your property is no longer water-efficient.
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Do you want to find out if your property is currently meeting the RTA standards? Or if your property is not currently meeting the standards set by RTA, call the highly-efficient team of plumbers at Redshaw to perform a water efficiency test and attain your Water Efficiency Certificate today.
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