The CER has today (23rd July 2013) published the decision paper on the Scope of Restricted Electrical Works (CER/13/147). This will mean that only a Registered Electrical Contractor (REC) can complete electrical work in domestic premises, with the exception of Minor Works. These regulations shall be enacted on 1st October 2013 through the Statutory Instrument Electricity Regulation Act 1999 (Restricted Electrical Works) Regulations 2013.

The CER has also published the responses received to its proposed Decision Paper on the Scope of Restricted Electrical Works.

To view these papers, please click here.