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Electrical Periodic Testing and Inspection

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JC Electrical UK Ltd are experts and fully qualified to deal with all your electrical testing needs in both domestic and commercial locations.

We are part P NICEIC registered electrical contractors since May 2005, supplying piece of mind and quality to our domestic clients while ensuring you have an up to date electrical installation certificate. All prices quoted on our website exclude Vat.

Test & Inspection services in summary

  • Domestic Electrical Safety Certificates   (Periodic Test and Inspections)
  • Commercial Electrical Safety Certificates
  • Landlord Electrical Safety Certificates
  • Emergency Lighting Installation, Testing,   Repairs and Certification
  • Portable Appliance Testing (PAT)

Domestic Electrical Safety Certificates (Periodic Test and Inspections)

We have been carrying Periodic Test and Inspection on domestic properties since December 2008, identifying observations, recommendations and deviations from current 17th edition regulations (BS7671:2008)

Guide prices
  • standard one bedroom House / Flat as required - £185+vat
  • standard two bedroom House / Flat as required - £235+vat
  • standard three bedroom House / Flat as required - £285+vat
  • standard four bedroom House / Flat as required - £350+vat

Portable Appliance Testing (PAT)

Portable appliance testing is also available upon request.

Maximum period between inspections and testing

Type of Installation Routine check Maximum period between
inspections and testing
as necessary
Reference
(see notes below)
General installation
Domestic N/A change of occupancy/10 years N/A
Commercial 1 year change of occupancy/5 years 1,2
Educational establishments 6 months 5 years 1,2
Hospitals 1 year 5 years 1,2
Industrial 1 year 3 years 1,2
Residential accommodation at change of occupancy/ 1 year 5 years 1
Offices 1 year 5 years 1,2
Shops 1 year 5 years 1,2
Laboratories 1 year 5 years 1,2
Buildings open to the public
Cinemas 1 year 1-3 years 2,6,7
Church installations 1 year 5 years (quinquenially) 2
Leisure complexes 4 months 3 years 1,2,6
Places of public entertainment 1 year 5 years 1,2,6
Restaurants and hotels 1 year 5 years 1,2,6
Theatres 1 year 3 years 2,6,7
Public houses 1 year 5 years 1,2,6
Village halls/Community centres 1 year 5 years 1,2
External installations
Agricultural and horticultural 1 year 3 years 1,2
Swimming pools 4 months 1 year N/A
Caravan parks 6 months 1 year 1,2,6
Highway power supplies as convenient 6 years N/A
Marinas 4 months 1 year 1,2
Fish farms 4 months 1 year 1,2
Emergency lighting daily/monthly 3 years 2,3,4
Fire alarms daily/weekly/monthly 1 year 2,4,5
Laundrettes 1 month 1 year 1,2,6
Petrol filling stations 1 year 1 year 1,2,6
Construction site installations 3 months 3 months 1,2

Reference Key  

  1. Particular attention must be taken to comply with S1 1988 No 1057. The Electricity Supply Regulations 1988
  2. S1 1988 N0 635 The Electricity at Work Regulations.
  3. See BS5266: Part : 1988 Code of practice for the emergency lighting.
  4. Other intervals are recommended for testing operation of batteries and generators.
  5. See BS 5839: Part 1: 1988 Code of practice for system design installation and servicing.
  6. Local Authority Conditions of Licence.
  7. S1 1995 No 1129 (Clause 27) The Cinematography (Safety) Regulations

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Whether you’re looking for an electrician for commercial, industrial or domestic JC Electrical UK Ltd can undertake an extensive range of electrical installations. 

  • We offer free quotations
  • Provide the most appropriate and cost-effective solutions
  • We undertake all electrical works large and small
We cover the following areas:
Greater London, Central London and City, Kensington, Chelsea, Fulham, Westend, Paddington, West London, Surrey, Middlesex, Harrow, Ruislip, Eastcote, Northwood, Ealing, Heathrow, Weybridge, Chertsey, Thorpe, Woking, Bayswater and Mayfair.