Testing Services

ACA Electrical (NE) Ltd provides an extensive testing & certification service. All testing is carried out methodically and professionally to limit any disruption to a busy office/factory or a busy household. After all, testing a detailed printed test sheet will handed and explained to the customer due to the technical nature of the testing. Any questions or queries will be dealt with on site by the engineer carrying out the tests.

How often should I get my electrical installation inspected?

Every electrical installation deteriorates with use and age. You need to ensure that your property or anyone entering or using your property – are not put at risk, by ensuring that the electrical installation remains in a safe and serviceable condition.

 

Types of electrical testing undertaken by ACA Electrical (NE) Ltd

Electrical Installation condition report

A periodic inspection (EICR) checks the condition of an existing electrical installation against BS 7671, the UK Standard for the safety of electrical installations. A periodic inspection should:

   – Discover if electrical circuits or equipment are overloaded

   – Identify potential electrical shock risks and fire hazards

   – Find any defective electrical work

    Highlight any lack of earthing or bonding A periodic inspection (EICR) checks the condition of an existing electrical installation against BS 7671, the UK Standard for the safety of electrical installations. A periodic inspection (EICR) should:

   – Discover if electrical circuits or equipment are overloaded

   – Identify potential electrical shock risks and fire hazards

   – Find any defective electrical work

   – Highlight any lack of earthing or bonding

We carry out Electrical Installation Condition reports for various people including landlords, estate agents and private customer.

– In rental houses, this is undertaken every 5 years or end of tenancy whichever comes first

– In HMOs (houses of Multiple Occupancy) these require testing every 5 years

– Private houses are recommended to be tested every 10 years

– Factories, Shops, Hotels, Caravan Parks are required to be tested every 3-5 years

 

Electrical Installation Report

This report is carried out on completion of a new build, rewire or new circuit in a property/building

This certificate is also required when changing/upgrading an existing consumer unit

 

Minor Works

This report is carried out after a small job such as extra sockets & lights are installed in the property.

 

PAT Testing

PAT testing is required to be carried out once a year

We carry out Portable Appliance Testing in:-

   – Rented Properties

   – Shops

   – Offices

   – Pubs and Clubs

   – Workshops

   – On-Site Tools

   – Schools

   -Factories

   -Hotels

What Can We Offer To You

Domestic

ACA Electrical (NE) Ltd can undertake and complete professionally and efficiently all your electrical requirements within domestic properties.

Commercial

ACA Electrical (NE) Ltd work with many commercial customers in all sectors. We offer small to large scale electrical services.

Security

ACA Electrical (NE) Ltd can design, install and commission domestic & commercial fire & security systems to up to date legislation & regulations.

Testing

ACA Electrical (NE) Ltd provides an extensive testing & certification service. All testing is carried out methodically and professionally to limit any disruption to a busy office/factory or a busy household.

Do you need help with your electrical work?

Contact us today for a free cost estimate!