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Electrical Items Catered and Self-Catered Accommodation

The lists below are in addition to the requirements as specified within your “Terms and Conditions of Occupancy”. 

All items listed as prohibited or where written permission has not been given will be removed if found within the residences.

Students are PERMITTED to bring UK purchased kitchen equipment to be used and stored in the KITCHEN area ONLY, subject to space available.

Cooking Equipment - Permitted  
Item Comments
Air Fryer to be used and stored in the kitchen ONLY
Blender to be used and stored in the kitchen ONLY
Coffee grinder to be used and stored in the kitchen ONLY
Coffee Machine to be used and stored in the kitchen ONLY
Electric frying pan/Grill to be used and stored in the kitchen ONLY
Hand Mixer to be used and stored in the kitchen ONLY
Juicer to be used and stored in the kitchen ONLY
Kettle to be used and stored in the kitchen ONLY
Mixer/Food processor to be used and stored in the kitchen ONLY
Panini Press to be used and stored in the kitchen ONLY
Rice Cookers to be used and stored in the kitchen ONLY
Slow Cooker to be used and stored in the kitchen ONLY
Toaster to be used and stored in the kitchen ONLY
Toastie Machine to be used and stored in the kitchen ONLY
Soda Stream to be used and stored in the kitchen ONLY
All above items must be PAT tested, have a British 3 pin Plug and comply with the British Safety Standards
Personal Grooming Equipment - Permitted                       
Item Comments
Curling Tongs/Hair Straighteners must be PAT tested/British fused adaptor To be used with a heat resistant mat
Electric toothbrushes must be PAT tested/British fused adaptor
Hairdryer must be PAT tested/British fused adaptor
Shavers must be PAT tested/British fused adaptor
Entertainment Equipment - Permitted  
Item Comments
Docking station must be PAT tested/British fused adaptor 
Laptop chargers/mobile phone chargers must be PAT tested/British fused adaptor and have a BRITISH 3 pin PLUG
Mobile phones used with a British standard lead & plug
Monitor must be PAT tested/British fused adaptor  
PC must be PAT tested/British fused adaptor and have a BRITISH 3 pin PLUG
Printer must be PAT tested/British fused adaptor  
Radio Alarm Clock must be PAT tested/British fused adaptor  
Scanner must be PAT tested/British fused adaptor  
Tablet (ipad, kindle etc) chargers must be PAT tested/British fused adaptor and have a BRITISH 3 pin PLUG
TV must be PAT tested/British fused adaptor. We would not recommend any more than a 32" TV but must be apportioned to the room size
Miscellaneous Electrical Items - Permitted    
Item Comments
E-Cigarettes

must be charged with original charger only. It is NOT permitted to smoke/vape in any University building.

Fairy Lights must be Pat tested or battery operated
Lamps must comply with BSS/PAT tested
SAD light box must be LED/Battery operated and PAT tested

The above list is not exhaustive and will be subject to change.

Students are not permitted to bring the following items into the residence regardless of where they are purchased

Item Comments
BBQ fire hazard
Candles/anything with a naked flame fire hazard
Fire Lighters/Lighter Fuel fire hazard
Over door hangers damage to fire doors and seals
Plug-in air freshener fire hazard 
Bean Bags fire hazard
Pull up bar damage to fire door and seals 
Traffic cone trip hazard/theft
Locking knives/axes weapons/risk to self/others
Deep fat fryer fire hazard 

Heating element

fire hazard 

Halogen/Induction oven

fire hazard

Electric rings

fire hazard 

Electric blanket

fire hazard

Heaters

fire hazard 

Lava lamps

fire hazard

Free standing lamps

trip hazard

Free standing fans

trip hazard 

Cube adaptors

against terms and conditions of occupancy 

Non UK multi plug extension leads

against terms and conditions of occupancy 

Non UK fused adaptors

against terms and conditions of occupancy

Universal travel adaptor

against terms and conditions of occupancy 

 This is not exhaustive and will be subject to change. The Following items are ADVISORY and MUST compy with the conditions stated

Item Conditions
Cooling fans Providing it is destop size - must comply with BSS/PAT TESTED
Fabric lamps Shade must comply/display the BSS Symbol and use correct wattage bulb
Inflatable mattress Allowed if packed awat when not in use
Posters/Flags Allowed - Not on or near windows. Damage to walls will incur a charge
Sporting equipment Allowed only if stored away in a secure place or sports centre, foils/baseball bats/crampons etc
Musical saw Must be stored in locked box or the music centre

The following Must have a written permission from the Residential Manger

Furniture Only with prior written permission from the Residence Manager if spaces allows
(DE) Humidifiers Unless due to medical grounds and requires written permission from the Residence Manager and a medical certificate
Fridges 

 Only if due to a medical condition with a medical certificate and will be supplied by Hall

 This list is not exhaustive and will be subject to change