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Gas Safe Register retender

The Gas Safe Register (GSR) provides the official list of gas engineers registered to work legally and safely in GB. This is currently run by Capita Gas Registration and Ancillary Services (CGRAS) on behalf of HSE under a 10-year Service Concession Agreement (SCA) which expires on 31 March 2019.

HSE is running a procurement process to appoint a new provider to manage the UK-wide service (covering GB & NI) from 2019. A HSE Project Board and team have been established to manage the procurement of a new supplier. A high-level timeline for the project is shown below:


Gas Safe Register Retender timeline 1

The new SCA will be tendered for 5 years, in line with the Public Procurement – Concession Contracts Regulations 2016 (PPCCR – regulation 18 refers).

The core functions of the Register will remain the same for the future SCA:

HSE is considering introducing the following changes and will invite innovation in these areas:  

While the Register will maintain the current risk-based inspection model, there will be an additional provision that all registered businesses are seen within the 5-year duration of the next SCA (inspection or other form of engagement).

This page is for information only. These proposals are subject to change. The exact specifications of the next SCA will be released with the Invitation to Tender in early 2018.

If you are interested in making a bid for the next SCA, please register your interest via the Procurement e-Portal.

For general gas enquiries, please use the following email address: