Local electrical and network requirements

If you are new to working in this area or require a refresher on our local network standards, forms, or processes, the following information is for you.

Before you quote on any building or electrical work, please familiarirse yourself with the local network requirements, wiring plans, and your responsibilities in meeting the Electrical Safety Regulations.

If you are installing solar, wind or other local generation that will feed back to the grid you should also check out the Distributed Generation Requirements document.

Please read the relevant information before commencing any work on the Counties Energy network. These resources have been designed to help you work safely and efficiently.