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What is the current edition of IEE wiring regulations?

What is the current edition of IEE wiring regulations?

The current version is BS 7671:2018 (the 18th Edition) issued in 2018 and came into effect from 1 January 2019. Amendment 1 to the 18th Edition was published in February 2020 but the only changes were to section 722 (Electric Vehicle Charging Installations).

What is the BS number for the 17th Edition IEE regulations?

BS 7671
The IEE Wiring Regulations (BS 7671) are the national standard to which all domestic and industrial wiring must conform. A new edition of the “Wiring Regulations” – the 17th Edition – will be published in January 2008.

What is 17th edition electrical qualification?

This City and Guilds Level 3 (17th edition) Requirements for Electrical Installations (2382) qualification is primarily aimed at practising electricians with relevant experience and other allied professionals e.g. surveyors, consultants and other trades needing to update and enhance their understanding of the IET …

What is the latest edition of electrical regulations?

January 21st 2021 Months of anticipation and speculation has come to an end as the 18th Edition of the IET wiring regulations has now been published. BS7671:2018 was released on the 1st July 2018 and will become effective from 1st January 2019, but the new edition can be used immediately.

Can you still fit 17th edition consumer units?

Under the 17th Edition requirements it is still possible to install some circuits in domestic premises that are not fed via an RCD. Different wiring systems would need to be used.

When did electrical regulations change?

The current edition of Part P of the Building Regulations came into effect on 6 April 2013 and is applicable to all work commenced after this date.

How long is 17th edition valid?

Although the 17th Edition of BS 7671 is due to be replaced by the 18th Edition in January 2019, the 17th Edition is relevant today and will still be as relevant long after that date. Any installation designed before January 2019 would only need to comply with the 17th Edition.

Do you need 17th edition to do 18th edition?

Training options If you feel your knowledge is a bit patchy in places, it may be worth going over the full regulations, just to be on the safe side. Candidates for the 18th Edition top-up only option must have achieved 17th Edition (Amendment 3).

Do I need 18th edition if I have 17th?

After conducting a survey and listening to feedback from our cardholders, the ECS has amended the deadline by which Registered Electricians with the 17th Edition Wiring Regulations must gain the 18th Edition. From 01 January 2020, when Registered Electricians renew their card they must hold the 18th Edition.