Electrical services supply and distribution (HTM 06-01)

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Information on the design, installation and testing of all fixed wiring and integral electrical equipment used for electrical services.



This document tells you about the legal requirements, design applications, operation and maintenance of the electrical infrastructure within healthcare premises.


The guidance is for:

  • healthcare managers
  • electrical safety groups
  • design engineers
  • estate managers
  • operations managers
  • contractors
  • supply chain businesses

It should be read in conjunction with BS7671. It is equally applicable to both new and existing sites.

Published 1 February 2007.

Last updated 11 April 2017.