AFEXS.com Electrical Services are registered and approved electrical contractors
who are authorised to self certify and complete electrical installation certificates.
Installers must also complete electrical work to the latest regulations of The Institute
of Engineering and Technology (IET) electrical installation regulations British Standard
BS 7671: 2008 17th Edition.
Part P Building Regulations
On the 1st January 2005 new Part P building regulations came in to force. You should
be aware of what the requirements and your responsibilities are when instructing
electrical work to be carried out. The reason for the change was to reduce the number
of deaths, injuries and fires to make it harder for un-registered electricians, cowboy
builders and amateur DIY individuals leaving electrical installations in an unsafe
Electrical Work REQUIRING Notification
• House rewire or new circuits
• Under floor or ceiling heating
• Swimming Pool, saunas, spas
• Work returning to the consumer unit
• Work done in a kitchen or special location
• Work done outside the fabric of the property
to permanent garden lights, power to sheds etc.
Electrical Work NOT Requiring Notification
• Maintenance work.
• Replacement of installed unit.
• Replacing light fittings, sockets and plugs.
• Telephone cable (Unless in a swimming pool, spa etc).
How To Meet Your Commitments
By using a registered and approved electrical contractor such as AFEXS.com Electrical
Services who offer free of charge to notify local Building Control Authority on behalf
of our client for electrical installation work that we have completed.
The property owner notifies local Building Control Authority before work starts and
paying a fee for all high risk work known as notifiable work.
Work REQUIRING Notification, AFEXS.com Electrical Services will after completing
1.FREE of CHARGE- Notify the local Building Control Department Authority of the
work completed, dealing with
all the necessary forms and paper work on behalf of our client. In due course
the client will receive a certificate
from our registered scheme provider (Elecsa), confirming the work has been notified
and registered with LBCA.
2. Complete an Electrical Installation Certificate incorporating test results providing
the owner with the original
signed and dated copy.
Work NOT REQUIRING Notification, AFEXS.com Electrical Services will after completing
1. Complete a Minor Works Electrical Installation Certificate incorporating any test
results providing the owner with
the original signed and dated copy.
After The Installation Work is Completed
When all electrical installation work has been completed by the registered and approved
electrical contractor who completed the installation work such as AFEXS.com Electrical
Services they must must issue the following installation & test certificates signed
by the contractor.