Occupational Health and Safety Act, 1993 (Act No. 85 of 1993)
Electrical Installations Regulations, 2009
2. The definitions and the regulations
2.5 Regulation 6 - Electrical contractor
No person may do electrical installation work as an electrical contractor unless that person has been registered as an electrical contractor in terms of these Regulations.
Any person who does electrical installation work as an electrical contractor shall register annually in the form of Annexure 3 with the chief inspector or a person appointed by the chief inspector.
|1.||The registration of electrical contractors will be done at the 9 Provincial Offices in South Africa as from the 1st of June 2012.|
|2.||The ECB's registration will stays valid till such time it lapse. As an example, if a contractor register with the ECB on 31 May 2012, that registration will be valid till 30 May 2013.|
An application for registration as referred to in subregulation (2) shall be accompanied by the fee prescribed by regulation 14.
The chief inspector or a person appointed by the chief inspector shall register any person referred to in subregulation (1) as an electrical contractor and enter such registration into the national database: Provided that such person—
(a) has a fixed address and a telephone; and
(b) employs a registered person in a full-time capacity, or is himself or herself a registered person.