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Building regulations apply. Installation should be carried out by a suitably qualified installer.

The equipment, installation and testing of the system must all comply with relevant standards detailed in the 'Low or Zero Carbon Energy Sources: Strategic Guide (LZC)' and 'Domestic Heating Compliance Guide'.

Building regulations also apply to other aspects of the work such as electrical installation and plumbing.

It is advisable to contact an installer who can provide the necessary advice, preferably one who belongs to either the Microgeneration Certification Scheme or the relevant Competent Person Schemes

Learn more on the Planning Portal.