About us

Oil Safety Services

Helping to keep your oil safe

Our Capabilities



Having years of experience in the Heating Oil industry, our knowledge and experience can provide you with the safest and best options for your home heating.



As a registered OFTEC business, we are regularly audited by the Oil Firing Technical Association to ensure we are upholding their guidelines and practicing industry safe standards. Our OFTEC technician is able to self certify his work without having to involve Local Authority Building Control. This means that in most cases you won't have to obtain a Building Control Notice or have an inspection if you need to install a new oil tank or move an existing one, thus saving you time and money.


Our independent oil safety consultant is able to advise you on the best solution, we like to share our knowledge with you so you know what to expect from whoever you choose to carry out your work. Our priority is to ensure your safety, we offer friendly advice on warning signs, what to do in the event of an oil leak, what should be covered in the annual inspection and maintenance of your tank and ancillary equipment.


We listen to our customers so we can come to an acceptable solution for both parties, we are here to problem solve for you and offer you options within the industry standard scope.

  • OFTEC Registered & Audited Business
  • Fully Insured with Public Liability Cover of £5m
  • Part of the Competent Persons Scheme
  • Self Certifying OFTEC Qualified Heating Engineer
  • We register every tank installation with OFTEC who notify your Local Building Control. Within 2 weeks of your completed tank installation you will receive a Certificate of Compliance and your 6 Year OFTEC Workmanship Warranty Certifcate
  • Certified and Calibrated Equipment & Tools
  • Up to date with Industry Safety Standards
  • Impartial honest advice - your safety is our priorty
  • We work alongside other local professionals, most of our business comes from referrals





Here are just a few examples of oil tank installations undertaken by Oil Safety Services.


Our OFTEC heating engineer and tank installer is qualified in the servicing and commissioning of oil pressure jet appliances so you can feel confident that he will never leave you without your heating system and cooking appliance working correctly. We always pressure test your oil pipleines after a tank installation.


If you have an AGA or Rayburn we talk you through what is required prior to your tank installation.

Work Team



As a small business we work closely with and support other local businesses. If you require any other services, for example plumbing, boiler installation or landscaping work we have a network of people we would be happy to recommend.

Matthew Rideout


Business Owner and

Oil Safety Consultant

Catherine Touzel


Office and Accounts Administration

7 Kentisworth Road, Marnhull,

Dorset DT10 1NS

Call us:

01258 820264 or 07723 992380