How to find a good electrician

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Quick and simple links on how to find a good electrician.

Good electricians are not that hard to find if you know where to look:

To find an electrician registered with one of the government-approved schemes to carry out any electrical installation, click here.

England and Wales:

Search the Registered Competent Person Electrical Register here.


Search the Certification Register here.

Please note legal requirements differ for England/Wales and Scotland:

Click here for legal requirements in England and Wales.

Click here for legal requirements in Scotland.

To further guidance click here and select the relevant country.

Guidance is also available from Electrical Safety First.