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18th Edition: 20 things you need to know

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The requirements contained within BS 7671 set the standard for electrical installations in the UK. They are used to achieve compliance with the relevant parts of the statutory Electricity at Work Regulations. Trimble have reviewed the 18th Edition and have identified 20 changes you need to be aware of.

The requirements contained within BS 7671 set the standard for electrical installations in the UK. Wiring requirements must keep pace as technology and our environments develop and change, resulting in necessary amendments to the regulations. 

All installations designed after 31st December 2018 must comply with BS 7671:2018. We have reviewed the 18th Edition and identified 20 changes you need to be aware of.

Key Learning Outcomes:

  • Get informed about important regulations in the 18th Edition
  • Learn how they affect your work
  • Understand how you must adapt your electrical design in order to remain compliant

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