Above Ground Oil Storage Tanks (PPG2)

15. Additional information

Code of Practice on Guidance on Regulation 2008 – from The Department for Enterprise and Regulatory Reform (BERR) website: www.berr.gov.uk

Professional schemes for qualified tank installers;
APHC (Association of Plumbing and Heating Contractors),
BESCA (Building Engineering Services Competence Accreditation Limited),
NAPIT (National Association for Professional Inspectors and Testers) Certification Limited,
NICEIC (National Inspection Council for Electrical Installation Certification) and
OFTEC (Oil Firing Technical Association Ltd)

A range of Oil Care Campaign literature and stickers, covering the complete life cycle of oil, are available from us.

Contact the Oil Bank Line at www.oilbankline.org.uk or on 08708 506 506 for details of your nearest oil recycling bank.

NetRegs is a web based resource that gives small and medium size businesses in the UK free environmental guidance. It will help you understand what you need to do to comply with environmental legislation, such as the oil storage regulations, and protect the environment. It may even help save you money by showing you ways to use your resources more efficiently. Take a look at www.netregs.gov.uk

Energy Institute.
Tel: 020 7467 7100 www.energyinst.org.uk
Design, Construction, Modification, maintenance and Decommissioning of filling Stations ISBN 0-85293-419X.
Available from the Energy Institute.

Association of Plumbing and Heating Contractors. (England and Wales).
Tel: 024 7647 0626 www.competentpersonsscheme.co.uk

Scottish and Northern Ireland Plumbing Employers Federation (SNIPEF)
Telephone: 0131 225 2255 www.snipef.org

Building Engineering Services Competence Accreditation Limited. (England and Wales).
Tel: 0800 652 5533 www.besca.org.uk

The Construction Licensing Executive (CLE) (Scotland)
Telephone: 0131 445 9210 www.clescotland.co.uk

National Association for Professional Inspectors and Testers Certification Limited.
Tel: 0870 4441392 www.napit.org.uk

National Inspection Council for Electrical Installation Certification.
Tel: 0870 013 0382 www.niceic.org.uk

Oil Firing Technical Association.
Tel: 0845 65 85 080. www.oftec.org.uk

Federation of Petroleum Suppliers (FPS) Briefing Notes.
Making an oil delivery through a property.
Information your oil distributor will need to know when you place an order.

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