What is the minimum height for a socket outlet in places where motor driven vehicles are stored?

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There is no height specified in BS 7671 (the British Standard applying to electrical installations)

Answered by Rupert, Electrical Safety Expert

There is no height specified in BS 7671 (the British Standard applying to electrical installations). The socket should be located high enough to take account of any possible damage from impact.

The IET offers further guidance for industry professionals in its code of practice. You can contact them here.

 

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