We check all electrical wiring before you move into your home. We will test the electrical installation in your home every 5 years to make sure it is safe.
It is your responsibility to make sure your own electrical devices and appliances are safe.
Call 0191 525 5000 if:
We have a legal responsibility to complete electrical testing. If you do not let us into the property for the appointment, you may lose access to our emergency repairs service.
We will test the electrical installation in your home every 5 years. Our testing will include:
We will send you a letter with the date for your electrical testing appointment. If you are not going to be home on the day of the appointment, you can:
The test can take 4 hours to complete.
You must make sure we can access all electrical equipment during the appointment.