Summary of Operation:
Nationwide safety inspections of gas and electrical equipment and installations. Gas-elec carries out impartial safety inspections and light remedial works. Its unique inspection service provides the residential lettings market and homebuyers and sellers with multiple inspections of the gas and electrics in one visit.

Ideal Franchise Owner:
Skilled gas qualified person or semi-skilled person to train on the gas or for the electrical franchise a fully qualified electrician.

Training Provided:
With its own CITB and City & Guilds approved Training and Assessment Centre, gas-elec utilises its significant training experience to ensure its safety inspection engineers are at the forefront of gas and electrical safety issues. In addition, gas-elec supports its engineers by auditing them in the field up to four times a year.

Training Location:
West Drayton (Middlesex).

Support Services:
Regular auditing of competence, updates on legislation and training. Technical and administrative support.

Year Established: 1996
Year of First Franchise: 1997
Number of Company Outlets: 18
Number of Franchised Outlets: 130
Franchises Planned: AOR
Areas of Priority Development: Most areas of the UK.

Overseas Opportunities Exist: No
Overseas Opportunities Planned: Not currently

Total Cost of Franchise: £13,950 + VAT (including training and equipment)
Initial Investment: £14500
Management Service Fees Payable: 10%, Advertising levy 1%.
Breakdown of Package: Franchise fee, equipment, uniform, van livery, full training.
Financial Assistance Available: No

BFA Member: Full
IFA Member: No