Why do sockets need to be fixed at 450mm above floor level?

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Part M of the Building Regulations requires that sockets are installed between 450mm and 1200mm above floor level For any electrical work in the home, we recommend that you use a registered electrician

Answered by Dave, Electrical Safety Expert

Part M of the Building Regulations requires that sockets are installed between 450mm and 1200mm above floor level

For any electrical work in the home, we recommend that you use a registered electrician. You can find one local to you here.

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