new lighting circuit

Postby johnny13 » Thu Nov 15, 2007 8:16 am

Hi i have a new lighting circuit to install, i have 12, 240v down lights, one dimmer switch. I also want to fit 3 outside lights and 1 light swith to these. Im coming staight from the consumer unit so how do i tie it all in together.

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Postby kbrownie » Thu Nov 15, 2007 12:42 pm

Hi johnny13,
Don't like to sound like spoil sport or knock your knowledge of electrical installation but it all involves part p work, so if you are not qualified as part p sparky. You need to inform building controls to install new circuits and outside lighting, Then you will be inspected and expected to be able to design, install and test this equipment, they will charge you or instead get Part P qualified electrician in to do the job.
Sorry and best of luck
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