From 1st January 2005, all electrical work in dwellings, will need to comply with Part P requirements.
This work will need to be carried out by persons who are competent do do the work.
Small jobs, such as replacing a socket outlet or a light switch, on an existing circuit, Will not need to be notified to a Building Control body.
However work in kitchens & special locations, adding of a new circuit & replacing a consumer unit,Will have to be notified to Building Control.
This work must be carried out by an approved & competent person, who is registered with a Part P.
Self-certification Scheme, or notified to Building Control, who will arrange to have the work tested for a fee.
We can also give reasonable quotes for any small works, remedial works, replacement distribution boards etc.
- Health & Safety at Work Act 1974
- Management of Health & Safety at Work Regulations 1999
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