Tel: 0844 800 9512
SOLAR PV INSTALLATION: PRELIMINARY SITE SURVEY Ref No………
The purpose of this survey form is to enable PLUG INTO THE SUN to assess the suitability of your
house for installing a PV system and to be able to provide a quotation for the installation work. A PV
System can be installed on a wide range of properties, though roofs which are north-facing or heavily
shaded will not qualify for the Low Carbon Building Programme Grant. It is important that you include a photograph of your house showing the south facing portion of your roof.
2 Address inc. postcode
3 Telephone number
5 Planning permission required
5a Planning permission obtained
6 Are you Vat registered?
7 Annual electricity consumption
– kWh (if known)
8 Size of system required if
known: i.e. 1,2,3,4 or 5kW
9 Re-roof or new build?
10 Roof Pitch (angle from the
10a Available roof area: Please enclose a clear plan of your roof,
including photos if possible & any other
Slope length, ridge to eaves. information which may be relevant or
Lower width, gable to gable useful in preparing a quotation for you.
Upper width if different,
Any obstacles, windows,
10b Orientation: i.e. Due South
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SOLAR PV INSTALLATION: PRELIMINARY SITE SURVEY
11 Shading (1-10 where 1=clear)
12 Type of roof covering
14 Gutter height above ground (m)
15 Access restrictions
Please include a quotation from a local scaffolding contractor for fitting appropriate scaffolding to allow safe
working access to the roof.
16 Access to loft?
17 Is there wall space in the loft or
by the fuse box for the inverter
(which measures approx
18 Spacing between rafters (mm)
19 Depth of battens (if known)
20 Estimated length of cable from
roof to fusebox (consumer unit)
21 Available fuse way in the
Make and model of consumer
22 Room for isolators near
consumer unit? (2 isolators
each measuring approx
ANY OTHER RELEVANT INFORMATION
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