The Electrical Conformance Board of South Africa (ECB) was established in 1983 as the national umbrella body and customer champion within the electrical and electronic sector. It is an unbiased organisation where the general public , manufacturers, importers, designers, installers and the regulator use the ECB as their partner and interface between themselves and the various industry stakeholders. Promoting conformance, co-operation and support, the ECB works closely with organizations, such as the South African Bureau of Standards (SABS), to assist in the regulation of the industry.
The ECB is a Not for Profit organisation funded entirely by its members and donations. Join us as a member for specialised services or sign up for our newsletter.
As a listed electrician or contractor with the ECB we can save you time, support you in your work and ensure your customers can identify you clearly.
We offer the most comprehensive printed CoCs via hundreds of electrical wholesale outlets, however, we also offer online record keeping for you and your clients.
As as listed contractor we can verify your qualifications, assist with your training and keep you up to date. We are also compulsory for the CIDB.
Our Technical Director wrote the SANS 10142 standards. Learn with an organisation who has the industry’s best interests at heart.
The ECB often helps to resolve issues with AIAs, municipalities, industry and contractor complaints. Our industry experts offer competent advice and guidance.
We are constantly in touch with the electrical sector, the SABS and other industry bodies. We are here to help keep you up to date.
If you are directly or indirectly related to the electrical and component sector we can assist you with up to date knowledge and industry happenings.
The ECB provides regular training through the SAIEE, however, joining the ECB ensures you keep ahead of all legislation and requirements.
The ECB can provide online access to building Certificates of Compliance and qualifications, ensuring a clear working responsibility chain.
We sit on over 20 SABS standards workgroups and over 80 sessions per year. We can help ensure your interests are covered.
The ECB offers online clarity to historic building CoCs and electrical work performed on your properties. Helping with portfolio management.
We offer membership to individual, academic and international vendors who want to keep up to date on the Southern African electrical sector.
Our motto is “SAFETY THROUGH CONFORMANCE”.
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