Discontinue Part P Buildings Regs

This regulation requires electrical work either notified in advance to the building control authorities or done by an electrician who can self certify. Local authorities did not receive additional funding to support the scheme when it was introduced, and it presents a unnecessary level of bureaucracy for electricians and competent homeowners to go through. It does nothing to prevent cowboy builders or DIY bodgers.

Why is this idea important?

This regulation requires electrical work either notified in advance to the building control authorities or done by an electrician who can self certify. Local authorities did not receive additional funding to support the scheme when it was introduced, and it presents a unnecessary level of bureaucracy for electricians and competent homeowners to go through. It does nothing to prevent cowboy builders or DIY bodgers.