Type A

Periodic Inspection EICR

What is the purpose of an EICR?
(Electrical Installation Condition Report)
All electrical installations deteriorate with age and use
andshould therefore be inspected and tested at regular
intervalsto check whether they are in a satisfactory
condition.These safety checks are commonly referred to
as’periodic inspection and testing’.
How often is a periodic inspection required?
Your electrics should be inspected and tested every:
10 years for an owner-occupied home.
5 years for a rented home.
3 years for a caravan
1 year for a swimming pool.