Here at Afta Electrical Ltd we oversee electrical projects for new builds, designing and installing electrical systems from the ground up. Our projects include flats, single family houses to large-scale multi-unit buildings, including conversions.
For your next refurbishment project, look no further than Afta Electrical Ltd. We work with contractors and homeowners to focus on their electrical needs for large projects such as refurbishing whole houses and flats to smaller projects such as bathrooms, kitchens, loft and garage conversions, extensions and more. We specialise in completing the project on time and within budget.
Circuit board installs
Circuit breaker repairs
Complete and partial rewiring
Consumer unit replacements
Door entry systems
Earthing ports and bonding
Electrical fault finding
Fuse box replacements
Portable appliance testing (PAT)
Power shower installations
Testing and inspections
At Afta Electrical, we believe in transparent pricing from start to finish so there aren’t any nasty surprises when you receive the final invoice.
Our electricians ensure that each and every customer fully understands how our pricing structure works and we keep you up-to-date with costs every step of the way.
Guideline Prices & Times
Please contact Afta Electrical for an exact price (quote). Afta Electrical Ltd will arrange other tradesmen (‘project manage’) where necessary.
Prices illustrated include parts, labour and testing to current UK electrical regulations. Prices include ‘other trades’ costs in ‘multi-trade’ jobs.
Fitting of electrics ready for shower installation – £200 to £350.
Fitting of shower electrics and shower (complete service, includes plumbing) – £250 to £350 + cost of shower.
Recessed lights, supply and fit – 6 fire rated lights – £275.
Light fittings, supply and fit – first light fitting £50, £20 for each subsequent light fitting.
Daytime call out charge – £75 inc. VAT for first hour, £40 inc. VAT for each subsequent hour.
Out of normal hours call out charge – £100 (includes first hour of work).
Full rewire (3 bedroom house) – £3800. Takes about one week. House NOT left without power overnight. Cleanup every night.
Fuse board change, supply and fit – £300 to £450 (Includes full electrical test). Takes about a day.
No power for between one and four hours.
Domestic mains powered, supply and fit – £100 for the first alarm; £70 for each subsequent alarm.
Mains earth bond to gas and water pipes – £250. Takes between two and six hours.
Low voltage, externally vented fan, supply and fit – £325.
Normal voltage, externally vented fan, supply and fit – £275.
Cooker (’ready to connect’) connection only – £50 (see below), takes about one hour.
Cooker circuit, isolator and outlet plate (includes connection of cooker) – £200 to £400 (see above).
Transparent hourly rates
FROM £75 +VAT
There is a minimum one-hour callout charge on all services provided by Point Electrical. Thereafter, work is charged at 30-minute increments:
First hour’s labour rate £75 +VAT*
30-minute increments £20 +VAT*
Full day rate (eight hours) £300 +VAT*
*Prices exclude the cost of materials as these are ascertained per customer. Out of hours work and weekend work may be charged at a higher rate.
Fixed price quotations
If you would prefer a fixed price for the electrical, Afta Electrical can conduct a free consultation, during which we will examine and break down the required work attached to your enquiry. Terms and conditions apply.Contact US
Terms and conditions
Payment must be made in full by cash, cheque or direct bank transfer upon completion unless organised otherwise
For quotes exceeding £500, we ask for a 30% deposit before commencing work so as to help cover the initial costs.
Travel and Parking
If the site of work is within 20 miles of the Afta Electrical office in Colchester, no charge will be made. However, travel beyond 20 miles will be charged at £0.45 per mile to and from the site. In the instance that our electrician needs to pay more than £5.00 for parking, the costs will be passed on to the customer for reimbursement.
Part P notification fee
Electrical work that comes under the scope of the Part P building regulation requires an additional administration charge of £30.
Afta Electrical will include material costs as part of a standard quote unless instructed otherwise.
Guarantees for peace of mind
All work carried out by Afta Electrical is inclusive of a one year guarantee against faulty workmanship. All materials supplied by Afta Electrical will be covered by their manufacturers’ warranties.