- Are qualified for the job they're doing
- Have positive customer recommendations
- Are fully insured
- Follow the Local Heroes code of conduct
NICEIC provides assessment and certification services for contractors working across the building and construction industry. They assess electricians, renewable energy installers, plumbers and gas and heating engineers.
NICEIC was founded in 1956 and grew to over 3,000 members within just 12 months. Today, the NICEIC membership includes over 27,000 contractors, and you can check a contractor's registration using their find a contractor search facility.
For homeowners, what this means is that, if you see an electrician found with Local Heroes is a registered NICEIC contractor, you can be even more certain of the quality of their work – as you know they are regularly assessed by NICEIC to ensure the work they do is safe and installed to the highest industry standards.
While for businesses in the trade, NICEIC offers consultancy to help you save time and money on your projects.
NICEIC also provide a Platinum Promise – a commitment to take the necessary steps to put work right in the event that an installer is no longer registered, or has ceased trading.
With 50+ years of industry and technical experience, NICEIC campaign on issues that affect the industry and their customers.
For more information on their press and campaign activity, along with anything else about the NICEIC, visit the NICEIC website.