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Posted By Topic: rcd required?

agoodson
Feb 10 2014 19:24

Is a R.C.D required to be installed to a switchboard if the only alteration is installing a 1 core earth to the light fitting from switchboard?
   

AlecK
Feb 10 2014 19:31

RCD is required for (domestic)
a) new subcircuit; or
b) replacing all circuit protection.

adding a PEC to an existing subcircuit is neither of these
   

agoodson
Feb 10 2014 19:40

cool, that\'s what I thought. cheers