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Using a SNIPEF Licensed Plumber gives you peace of mind that you are choosing a plumbing business which uses properly trained and qualified operatives.

SNIPEF operate a range of industry schemes including the Approved Certifier of Construction Scheme.  

SNIPEF members can access a range of services designed to help their businesses run more efficiently and profitably.


The only recognised industry route for a plumbing apprenticeship is achievement of the Modern Apprenticeship (MA) in Plumbing.



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The new EU General Data Protection Regulation comes into force on 25 May. If you store or use customer data and information you will be affected. Read more here or visit the ICO website for futher information.


Micro Renewables
The plumbing and heating industry in Scotland and Northern Ireland installs and maintains a range of micro generation products including solar, biomass and ground and air source heat systems.
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Water Regulations
Water Regulations apply to ALL plumbing systems, water fittings and appliances connected to the public water supply in Scotland and Northern Ireland.

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  Coronavirus COVID-19  

SNIPEF have pulled together important information from many sources for you to refer to during this time.

As the situation is changing on a daily basis, employers are advised to also check the latest UK Government, Northern Ireland Government, Scottish Government, HSE and NHS guidance on dealing with and preventing the spread of Coronavirus.

To discover how you can become a SNIPEF member business and to request an application form click here>

  Members' magazine  

Take a look at the Spring edition of PlumbHeat magazine here.


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