FAQs

What are electrical safety certificates?

An electrical safety certificate is required to be issued after commissioning or connection of any installation (or part installation) to the electricity supply.

What is a warrant of electrical fitness?

A warrant of electrical fitness must be issued by an authorised person. The specific requirements can be found under sections 76 & 77 Electricity (Safety) Regulations 2010 (external link) .

Details of who can issue a warrant of electrical fitness

In regulation 78 (external link) you will find all the details of who can issue warrants of electrical fitness.

What is a Certificate of Compliance (CoC)?

A Certificate of Compliance certifies the compliance of electrical installation work prior to its connection and is issued by the person who did the work or supervised the work and who is authorised to certify the work.