Chimney sweep

A chimney sweep is a natural person who has obtained a licence to carry out the chimney sweep services and a chimney sweep card.

Chimney sweep carries out chimney services for the chimney sweep company on the basis of an employment contract or other legal basis. After issuing the licence, the chimney sweep is enlisted in the chimney sweep register.

A chimney sweep is a person who performs the following services in the field:

  • checks small combustion installations and related flue ducts, ventilation devices and auxiliary installations,
  • removes tar deposits and implements anti-corrosion protection,
  • checks and cleans ventilation devices,
  • measurs the operating monitoring of emissions of substances into the air from small combustion installations, and informs users on the energy efficiency of small combustion installations.

Last updated: 20. 01. 2017