Ministry of Communications and Works
Electrical Inspection Unit
Release Date:
Wednesday, 30 August 2017 - 2:38pm

All registered licenced electricians, contractors, home and business owners are reminded that an electrical inspection has to be carried out on residential or commercial premises that have been disconnected for six months and over. This inspection has to be completed before reconnection of electricity to the premises.

This is in accordance with Acts and Statutory Instruments 1999 (Cap.227) that states that  in order for power to be restored to the building a certificate of approval must be issued by the unit.

For more information contact the Electrical Inspection Unit at 468-3603 or 468-3604 or visit, the 3rd Floor of the R. G. Hodge Plaza on Main Street.


Nekita Turnbull

Ag. Deputy Chief Information Officer
Department of Information & Public Relations 
Telephone: 468-2730
Email:  Neturnbull@gov.vg