It is a legal requirement to ensure that your electrical installations are safe. The Electricity at Work Regulations 1989 require that all electrical installations are maintained in a safe condition and therefore must be periodically inspected and tested. This testing must comply with the British Standard for Electrical Installations (BS7671).
Electrical Hard Wire Testing & Inspection is necessary because all electrical installations deteriorate due to a number of factors such as damage, wear, tear, corrosion, excessive electrical loading, ageing and environmental influences. The testing allows you to action concerns at the earliest opportunity. Evidence of the testing would enable you to present a due diligence defence in the event of an accident to show that you have fulfilled your legal obligation.
The service includes:
NOTE: Any contractor charges for testing the electrical installation are not part of this service
Should you secure services from a contractor other than our approved supplier then please provide details so that we may update the Council’s records.