I am fitting two sockets into the garage where there is currently no access to the ground floor ring main. There is however a spare MCB in the consumer unit. The sockets are on opposite sides to the Consumer unit. Do I need to set up a new ring main just for the garage or can I run them as 2 spurs direct to the same MCB?
You can wire them as a ring final circuit (ring main) fused at 32 amps or as a radial circuit fused at 20 amps. Check the projects page for more info. These sockets must be protected by an RCD and this work is notifiable to your LABC
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