Renewal notification incl. REC declaration and an invoice for the annual subscription fee will be issued to Registered Electrical Contractors (RECs) at the end of the calendar year.
If the annual subscription fee is not paid within 30 days of the renewal date the REC’s self-certification rights will be removed.
If the annual subscription fee is not paid within 60 days of the renewal date the REC will be removed from the Safe Electric register. Note: Under the Electricity Regulation Act 1999, as amended, it is illegal for a Non-Registered Contractor to carry out Restricted Electrical Works. The act of falsely portraying oneself as a REC is a separate offence under of the same Act.
The REC shall have the appropriate insurance cover in place. By payment of the annual subscription fee the REC undertakes to comply with the Safe Electric Rules of Registration current edition. The REC’s named Qualified Certifier (QC) must also submit a copy of his/her personal Electrical Verification & Certification course every five years.
Any change in details with regard to the REC or QC must be communicated to Safe Electric.