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Industry bodies committed to supporting the initiative:

The Electrical Installation Industry Charter

The Electrical Installation Industry Charter is an agreement between thirteen leading organisations from across the electrical industry to take action against the trade in counterfeit and non-compliant electrical products. Collectively the Charter signatories have made a commitment to drive these dangerous or substandard products from the UK Market by working on practical and effective solutions for raising awareness and taking action.

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Signatories of the Charter

These associations have joined our intiative. Please click on any of the logos to
to learn more about each company on their specific website

A unique coalition of trade and enforcement organisations. Providing a single voice for those who share an interest in preventing intellectual property theft in the UK
British Approvals Service for Cables (BASEC) is an independent and non-profit accredited certification body. Our mark is synonymous with quality and safety
The British Cables Association (BCA) is the trade association for British manufacturers of insulated cables and wires and associated products.
BEAMA provides leadership, expertise and independent influence in the areas of product safety, performance, energy efficiency and sustainability.
Founded in 1901, the Electrical Contractorsí Association (ECA) is the UKís leading trade association representing the interests of contractors who design, install, inspect, test and maintain electrical and electronic equipment and services.
The EDA was formed in 1998, having been previously known as the Electrical Wholesalers Federation (established in 1914) and we represent the electrical wholesale distribution industry within the UK.
We are a UK charity thatís dedicated to keeping people safe by reducing the risk of electrical accidents around the home and in the work place.
GAMBICA is the national organisation representing the interests of companies in the instrumentation, control, automation and laboratory technology industry in the UK.
Intertek is the industry leader with more than 30,000 people in 1,000 locations in over 100 countries.
The new Lighting Industry Association, formed from the merging of the interests & assets of the Lighting Industry Federation & the Lighting Association, began its activities on January 1st 2012
Scotlandís trade association for the electrical industry.
Represents trading standards professionals in the UK and overseas - in local authorities, the business and consumer sectors and in central government.

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