Reduce risk and maintain compliance with our specialist risk management services.

We’re proud to be a leading provider of complete life cycle risk management solutions. From ensuring asset safety and legal compliance with our thorough engineering inspections to driving operational efficiency with our specialist non-destructive testing services, (and much more in between), we’re proud of the long-lasting partnerships we have formed with our customers over the last 160 years, based on the value of our solutions.


The UK housing sector plays a vital role in providing safe and comfortable homes for millions. At BES Group, we understand the unique challenges facing housing associations – maintaining affordability while prioritising resident safety and legal compliance. 

From routine EICRs and PAT testing to In-Service inspections, emergency support, and strategic upgrades, our highly qualified engineers ensure your electrical systems are safe, efficient, and meet all regulatory requirements. With a commitment to excellence and personalised service, we help you create a safer, more compliant living environment for your tenants, at an affordable cost.

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The role BES Group plays in the Housing sector

As urban populations grow, housing associations are facing increasing pressure to deliver safe and reliable homes for everyone. At BES Group, we understand the unique challenges you encounter: keeping tenant's properties safe and legally compliant, while managing costs effectively.

Our expertise is rooted in our team of nationwide engineers and technical specialists, each with a wealth of experience in servicing and maintaining domestic properties. We are passionate about achieving the best results for our housing partnerships, and will tailor our services and solutions to meet your unique requirements.

At BES Group, our comprehensive range of services encompasses electrical solutions, covering everything from EICRs and PAT Testing to Distribution Board upgrades, void inspections, emergency lighting installation and plenty more, to in-service inspections for our broker partnerships and their clients.

Working with some of the leading electrical frameworks in the nation, we support our partnerships with their requirements, ensuring complete legal compliance and safety with our expert risk management services.

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Discover more about our specialist services and find out how we can tailor our bespoke solutions to the unique specifications of the housing sector.

Electrical Installation Condition Report (EICR)

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Electrical Remedial Work

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Distribution Board Upgrades

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Fire Alarm Installation

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LED Lighting Solutions

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Emergency Lighting Services – Testing

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EV Installation

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PAT Testing

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Electrical solutions for the Housing sector

At BES Group, we're committed to supporting our housing partnerships and their tenants with the very best risk managed electrical services.

We understand the critical role electrical safety plays in housing associations. From ensuring resident well-being to safeguarding valuable properties, our comprehensive electrical services are designed to give you complete peace of mind. Whether you require routine inspections, emergency support, or strategic upgrades, our team of highly qualified engineers are here to support you every step of the way.

  • Electrical Installation Condition Reports (EICRs): Protect your residents and property with our expert EICRs. We’ll identify any potential hazards and ensure your statutory compliance with all of the relevant regulations. For emergency void situations, we prioritise immediate action, conducting any necessary EICRs within 7 days of tenant departures.
  • Portable Appliance Testing (PAT): Keep residents safe from faulty appliances with regular PAT testing of all portable electrical equipment used by residents and staff.
  • Distribution Board Upgrades: Ensure your electrical infrastructure can handle modern demands with safe and efficient distribution board upgrades, minimising the risk of overloading and power outages.
  • Smoke and CO2 Detector Installation: Enhance fire safety with our expert installation of smoke and CO2 detectors.
  • Photovoltaic (PV) System Testing: Maximise the performance and safety of your solar panels with regular PV testing, ensuring optimal output and adherence to industry standards.
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In-service inspection solutions

BES Group offers comprehensive in-service inspection solutions specifically designed for housing associations and their broker partners. We understand that managing diverse assets requires a reliable and efficient approach, and our tailored programs offer a holistic approach to asset compliance.
  • Machinery: Regular inspections of your machinery assets ensure the safe and efficient operation of all machinery within your housing units, minimising downtime and potential hazards.
  • Electrical: From control panels and pumps to motors and entire electrical plants, our PUWER-compliant inspections will guarantee the safety and compliance of your electrical systems.
  • LEV (Local Exhaust Ventilation): Our experts can evaluate the effectiveness of your LEV systems, ensuring proper extraction of harmful pollutants and maintaining a healthy environment for residents.
  • Pressure vessels: We can conduct thorough inspections of pressure vessels to identify and address any potential risks associated with pressure systems within your housing complex.

At BES Group, we’re proud to offer flexible inspection packages, experienced engineers, and detailed reporting, ensuring peace of mind and optimal asset performance for your housing association.

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Innovative Electric Vehicle charging solutions

Ready to future-proof your properties and meet tenant demand?

If you’re ready to enhance your domestic properties, BES Group are here for you. We can ensure you meet regulatory requirements and future-proof your housing development with our smart charging solutions for residential properties. Our team of seasoned electrical engineers, free from any manufacturing commitments, will provide you with a bespoke solution tailored to your unique needs.

We provide:

  • OZEV-approved installers: Trust our government-accredited team to ensure seamless installations and potential grant eligibility.
  • Manufacturer partnerships: Enjoy warranty protection and peace of mind with installations by factory-approved technicians.
  • Project management: From planning and permits to maintenance and updates, we handle everything with meticulous care.

Don’t settle for generic solutions. Partner with us to create a customised EV charging experience that sets your property apart. Contact us today to discuss your options and unlock a brighter, more sustainable future.

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How we'll work with you

At BES Group, our goal is to ensure fully compliant and safe homes for residents.

We will provide you with a named Contract Manager, serving as the single point of contact throughout your partnership with us.

We speak with every single tenant on the phone to arrange their appointment,  achieving access rates up to 90% and a first-time fix of 94%, ensuring satisfactory reports in one visit.

Through our Housing Helpdesk (7.30/19.30 Mon-Fri) and flexible engineer working hours (6.00/22.00 Mon-Sun), we unlock the door to compliance for housing associations nationwide.

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Enhancing excellence with the nation's leading Frameworks

We’re proud to partner with over 30 housing associations across the UK, delivering expert electrical services and in-service inspections that guarantee peace of mind.

We hold the top ranking in Housing Frameworks in numerous regions, including the North West, Yorkshire, North and South Wales, and the North East, and also rank third in the East and West Midlands.

This recognition reflects our commitment to delivering best-in-class solutions and exceeding expectations across diverse projects. By partnering with BES Group, you gain access to a proven track record of success and the confidence that comes with working with a trusted industry leader.

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Did you know...


Electrical Installation Condition Reports (EICRs) are carried out by our specialist electrical engineers every year.


dedicated electrical engineers make up our nationwide team of experts.


access rate across the country.

How our services benefit the Housing sector

Minimised risks

Our service offering identifies and addresses potential hazards before they become serious issues, protecting both your residents and properties.

Preventive maintenance

Our in-service inspection offering and upgrades can help to prevent equipment failures and costly repairs.

Industry experienced engineers

At BES Group, our skilled and qualified engineers ensure accurate assessments, expert solutions, and quality workmanship.

Minimised risks

Our service offering identifies and addresses potential hazards before they become serious issues, protecting both your residents and properties.

Preventive maintenance

Our in-service inspection offering and upgrades can help to prevent equipment failures and costly repairs.

Industry experienced engineers

At BES Group, our skilled and qualified engineers ensure accurate assessments, expert solutions, and quality workmanship.

Why choose BES Group?

35,000 satisfied customers

We've built a strong reputation for providing exceptional service to over 35,000 satisfied customers from diverse industries. Our unwavering commitment to customer satisfaction has resulted in long-standing partnerships and unwavering trust.

800+ expert engineers

Our team of over 800 skilled engineers possesses a wealth of knowledge and expertise in a range of disciplines. Their deep understanding of your equipment and operating conditions ensures that they deliver proactive solutions that optimise asset performance and minimise downtime

A legacy of 160+ years of experience

With over 160 years of experience in the industry, we've witnessed the evolution of industry practices and have adapted our approach to meet the ever-changing needs of our customers. Our deep understanding of asset management, compliance and predictive technologies enables us to deliver cutting-edge solutions that drive operational excellence.

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