Cleaning Intervals – Kitchen Extract Systems

Legislation and Guidance

Loss Prevention Council Cooking Equipment RC16B

• Ductwork and extraction motor. Cleaning should take place at intervals not exceeding 12 months.
BESA TR/19 Guide to Good Practice. Cleanliness of Ventilation Systems.

Suggested typical cleaning intervals:

Heavy Use (12-16Hours per day)  – 3 Months
Moderate Use (6-12 Hours per day)  – 6 Months
Light Use (2-6 Hours per day)  – Annually

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