Useful Sources of Information

by Steve on April 23, 2009



Electrician’s Books   Bookstore 


The Electrical Safety Council have published a series of Best Practice Guides which are FREE to download.


These include:

  • Replacing domestic consumer unit where lighting has no earth

  • Safe Isolation Procedures

  • Connecting a Micro-Generation System & mains supply

  • Periodic Inspection Reporting

  • Electrical Installations/ Impact on Fire Performance


These can be found at


IEE Guidance Notes

The IEE have issued a series of Guidance Notes covering all aspects of BS7671 and Electrical Installation.

They can be purchased direct from


These include:

  • Guidance Note 1 Selection & Erection of Equiptment

  • Guidance Note 2 Isolation & Switching

  • Guidance Note 3 Inspection & Testing

  • Guidance Note 4 Protection Against Fire

  • Guidance Note 5 Protection Against Electric Shock

  • Guidance Note 6 Protection Against Overcurrent

  • Guidance Note 7 Special Locations

  • Guidance Note 8 Earthing & Bonding


See the back pages of your On-Site Guide for a full list.

or visit


Discount Electrician’s Books at:


Professional Electrician & Installer Magazine

A monthly publication for electricians including reviews, articles and readers letters.

Published by Hamerville Magazines Ltd. 

Available from most trade counters or


Part P Building Regulations

Approved Documents and guidance can be freely downloaded from Planning




Online Sites

My Local Electrician  An online diectory of Electricians.


Online Forums


The Electrical Safety Council Forum

 More useful links for electricians in the  Electrician’s Resources Archive.

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Electrical contractor New York September 3, 2009 at 10:29

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