HETAS Approved Chimney Sweeps

Become an Approved Chimney Sweep

A good chimney is essential to the continuing efficient and safe operation of all solid fuel burning heating and cooking appliances. HETAS recommends that chimney sweeping is best carried out by a HETAS Approved Chimney Sweep. HETAS offer the H003 training course or the H009 training course, and attending one these courses is a pre-requisite towards registration, but not the only criteria. If you wish to become a HETAS Approved Chimney Sweep you must apply to us as a registered member of one of our Recognised Associations, Organisations or through the Direct Entrant route.

Direct Entrant

Direct Entrant (DE) – available to any experienced sweep with HETAS training (either H003, H005DE or H009). You will need to be able to demonstrate your experience by way of a portfolio. This route costs £276 which covers the cost of the administration fee, desktop audit and inspection that is required.  

Our new online form can be accessed at the link below.

You will be required to provide supporting documentation for this application.

Chimney Sweep Associations & Organisations

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To register as a chimney sweep with HETAS, we would require a completed application form which can be found on this page. The benefits of registration with HETAS as an Approved Chimney Sweep include:

For additional information or to discuss becoming a HETAS Approved Chimney Sweep either:
Email: chimneysweeps@hetas.co.uk
Call: 01684 278170


Consumers can find their nearest HETAS Chimney Sweep by using the search facility at the top of the page or by clicking below.