How far do my appliances needs to be from the sink?

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Keep sockets at least 30cm, horizontally, away form a sink.

Answered by Dave, Electrical Safety Expert

To avoid water coming into contact with electricity, make sure that your sockets or switches are fitted at a safe distance (ideally at least 30cm horizontally) from the sink.

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