HETAS Purpose

HETAS is the national organisation working for consumer safety and the wider public interest in safe, efficient and environmentally responsible use of biomass and other solid fuels.

What we do

  • Providing robust evidence to influence national/EU standards for appliances fuels and installation
  • Listing appliances and fuels that meet the standards
  • Registering properly trained, competent installers, service engineers and chimney sweeps, who meet the appropriate standards
  • Approving training centres for all who work in the sector
  • Providing up-to-date advice to businesses, consumers and regulators
  • Researching options for improved service throughout the sector and
  • Engaging with national and local government to help minimise any adverse impact of the sector as a whole on wider society.

Providing trustworthy information is at the heart of our service, especially through our website and HETAS Guide.

Click here to find out more about HETAS.