What duties is a competent person responsible for with regards to electrical installation under the existing Building Regulations?

Under the existing regulations, a competent person is required to take responsibility for the following:

	ensuring that electrical work is compliant with BS7671:2001 and all other relevant Building Regulations;

	ensuring that the person(s) that ordered the work receive a signed Building Regulations compliance certificate;

	providing the relevant building control body with an copy of the certificate;

	ensuring the person(s) that ordered the work are issued a completed Electrical Installation Certificate.