Can an EICR with no C1, C2 or F1 codes have an overall assessment of unsatisfactory because of reported excessive use of extension leads?

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If there are no C1, C2 or F1 codes on an Electrical Installation Condition Report (EICR) then the overall outcome would be Satisfactory

Answered by Rupert, Electrical Safety Expert

If there are no C1, C2 or F1 codes on an Electrical Installation Condition Report (EICR) then the overall outcome would be Satisfactory.

Our Best Practice Guide gives you more information about condition reporting.

If extension leads are being used, there could be a recommendation to add more sockets. Our socket calculator will let you know if you are at risk of overloading the sockets in your property through the use of extension leads.

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