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One Goddon Electrical Services

Electrical Testing & Inspection Services

Full Electrical Services Repairs & Installations, Domestic & Commercial Service

There are many types of electrical inspection services, and we need to know what level of electrical testing you need. We are on hand to be your guide., and provide the advice that you need. We have been supplying top quality electrical inspection services across East Anglia, for over 20 years. We are fully qualified to explain any legal requirements you may have, advising you on what testing you require for your situation.

It is important when having an electrical inspection carried out on your property, that you employ a trustworthy and reliable company. The safety of our customers is our number one priority, which is why we always use premium quality equipment in our testing process. We follow the IEE Wiring Regulations (BS 7671), and we are fully regulated and compliant with all current regulations. For more information on fault finding and testing, please get in touch with us.

EICRs For Rental Properties And HMO's

The Landlords and Tenants act 1985, Electrical Safety

Landlords must ensure that the rented property is safe when tenants move in and throughout their tenancy; achieved through an Electrical Installation Condition Reports, sometimes referred to as periodic inspections, electrical safety certificates, landlord safety tests or homebuyers tests.

During an EICR,  the consumer unit (or fuse board), wiring and electrical accessories of a property are tested and inspected for faults or deviations from the Wiring Standards.

Maximum period between inspections & testing as necessary

Type of Installation

The maximum period between inspections & testing as necessary

General Installation

Domestic

Change of occupancy/10 years

Domestic Rental Properties

Change of occupancy/5 years

Commercial

Change of occupancy/5 years

Educational Establishments

Five years

Hospitals

Five years

Industrial

Three years

Residential accommodation

Five years

Offices

Five years

Shops

Five years

Laboratories

Five years

Buildings open to the public

Cinemas

1 to 3 years

Church installations

Five years

Leisure Complexes (excluding swimming pools)

Three years

Places of public entertainment

Three years

Restaurants and Hotels

Five years

Theatres

Three years

Public houses

Five years

Village halls/community centres

Five years

Special Installations

Agricultural & horticultural

Three years

Caravans

Three years

Caravan parks

One year

Highway power supplies

Six years

Marinas

One year

Fish farms

One year

Swimming pools

One year

Emergency lighting

Three years

Fire alarms

One year

Launderettes

One year

Petrol filling stations

One year

Construction site installations

Three months

What is Part P ?

Part P is simply a section of the building regulations that relate to electrical safety in the home. As such it is purely based on Domestic Electrical work and is not relevant to commercial electrical work. All electrical

work in the home must comply with Part P (As well as a range of other building regulations). Part P also states that certain types of work must be notified to building control. Building control will then issue the homeowner with a Part P certificate for the work.

One Goddon Electrical Services is Part P Registered and can certify work related to Part P and deal with all aspects of Building Control notification on all electrical installations.

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The information is for your guidance you should always check for your particular requirements before commencing any work, or you can contact us, If we can’t give you the answer straight away, we will get back to you.

If useful, you can take a photo and send to my email, for example, a consumer board incoming main supply (metering and or main switch fuse ect)

If you are having an EICR, and there will be a need for remedial work, this is not an issue.

If we are completing the work, we will agree on a price. If however, it’s more economical for you to do the work yourself or via a second party, this is not a problem we can return and test the relevant remedial actions to complete the certificate. There will be a fee for the return visit and agreed with the client. Some remedial work is notifiable. An example would be changing a consumer unit, work in a special; location and new circuits to the consumer unit.

One Goddons Electrical Services (EICR)
  • Landlords & Agents
  • Solicitor & Managers
  • Holiday Homes
  • Mobile Homes
  • Pre-Purchase Report
  • Prefabricated
  • Visual Inspection at a change of tenancy
  • House of Multiple Occupation (HMO)
Electrical inspections our policy

We understand that your home is your safe sanctuary and that is why our electrical inspection aims at identifying and addressing any safety hazard that could be a potential cause of accidental electrocutions. From damaged sockets and light switches to scorch marks and broken cables, our electrical inspection will pinpoint any defect in your electrical system. As such, you can rely on our expertise to give you the most accurate details about your home’s safety by the time we complete the inspection.

Our business is built on a high standard of work, and our services are competitively priced and designed to give the most benefits to our customers. We also aspire to offer you the best and your satisfaction is what we take pride in. Email us today for the highest standard of quality, efficiency, and safety.

30th May 2020