Coulsons Electrics can be found on the competent person register,

please visit the website via the link

About Coulsons Electrics

I'm Andy Coulson, and I am a Sunderland based electrician with over 30 years experience in this trade, covering Sunderland and the surrounding areas, I always try to provide a friendly helpful approach, taking pride in my work and carrying out a good standard of work.


Carrying out most aspects of electrical work, including installation, maintenance, testing and fault finding.

 Services offered also include EICR (electrical installation inspection report) for house sale/purchase, or landlords 5year report (now legal requirement).

All estimates are free and no job to small


Coulsons electrics are NAPIT registered, TRUSTMARK approved and also on the "Competent person register"

NAPIT are the National association of professional inspectors and testers, This is the organisation that notifies my work with the local buildings control department to comply with "Part P" building regulation and also independantly inspects my work on a regular basis.


TRUSTMARK     Trustmark is a quality mark which operates a framework under which 30 plus scheme operators work in the RMI (repair, maintenance and improvement) sector, including trade associations, local government trading standards teams, and independent scheme operators. These schemes are approved to carry the TrustMark logo and recruit reputable and trustworthy tradesmen. All of these scheme operators are audited annually by TrustMark, to ensure processes, standards and complaint procedures are being maintained.



Competent Person Schemes (CPS) were introduced by the UK Government to allow individuals and enterprises to self-certify that their work complies with the Building Regulations as an alternative to submitting a building notice or using an approved inspector.

A Competent Person must be registered with a scheme that has been approved by The Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG). Schemes authorised by the DCLG are listed on its website at