Finding the right Electrical Contractor


We’re revisiting 3 top tips for finding the right Electrical Contractor for you. Finding the right Contractor for the job is critical to ensure work is completed on time with minimal disruption.


Make sure they are qualified

Reputable businesses or sole traders in the industry tend to have a variety of qualifications and accreditations; in particular it’s worthwhile to make sure they are NICEIC approved.

The NICEIC is the National Inspection Council for Electrical Installation Contracting, which ensures your electrical contractor has been professionally assessed and their work meets all of the industry standards.


Make sure they are insured and h&s compliant

It’s a general expectation for tradesmen to be suitably qualified for the work they are undertaking but this isn’t always the case. All electrical contractors working to high standards of safety will have sufficient public liability insurance which will cover any unforeseen accidents while the work is being complete.

Whoever you find to complete your job or project will act in accordance with all relevant regulations when completing any electrical projects.

Things like Insurance and Compliance form the key elements of Health and Safety for anyone in the electrical industry and although expected are not to be overlooked when you’re choosing who best to work with.


Make sure they are recommended

Recommendations, reviews and testimonials are all great factors to be considered when choosing the right electrical contractor, all quality electrical contractors will normally have testimonials and recommendations from previous clients on their website.

It’s ideal for getting a clearer picture of what it’s like to be a customer of the business or sole trader you’re a considering, and can often be regarded as highly as qualifications and accreditations.


If you would like to get in touch and speak to us about any electrical projects, simply call or send us an email and we’ll be happy to talk with you.

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