The requirement for Periodic Inspection Reports (PIR’s) have continued to develop over the last year with their introduction into Home Information Packs (HIP’s), which requires now that every home for sale in the UK requires the home owner to declare when the property was last electrically tested and with let properties requiring a period inspection report.

NICEIC Equipment Hire launched to registered contractors

In a step designed to add value to registration with the organisation, NICEIC has launched an Equipment Hire service in association with Hire Station.
Equipment for any electrical or construction job can be hired by registered installers at extremely competitive rates and delivered directly to site, or collected from a local Hire Station store.

My Local Electrician Christmas prize draw

My Local Electrician and Electricians Direct have teamed up to give away a fantastic electricians tool kit by CK Tools for one lucky winner!
If you would like a chance to win, simply sign up to our Electricians e-club the lucky winner will be picked at random and notified by email
This prize draw have now ended - To enter our current prize draws and competitions please visit

My Local Electrician launches new site the directory of electricians and online magazine for the Electrical Trade has relaunched today (2 October 2009) with a new look website specially designed to be easier to use and a better platform to start building up the content for consumers and electrical professionals alike.
If you are searching for an electrician near you, you can still find one easily in our directory of local electricians and if you are an Electrical Professional then you will find all the information you need in our new trade section - the Sparks Magazine.

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