ECA - Supporting the future of our industry
Working to improve our industry and member opportunities
The Electrical Contractors’ Association (ECA) is the UK’s largest trade association that supports and represents electrical, electrotechnical contractors and installers and the wider building engineering industry across England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
ECA member-companies are certificated by the ECA or by ‘approved’ industry certification bodies before membership is approved. As a result, clients can be assured that ECA members deliver the highest calibre of work possible.
ECA Member-companies receive a host of value adding business support services that give a real competitive advantage and empower and foster business growth. These include:
- Health & Safety
- Employee Relations
- Commercial & Contracts
- Education & Skills
- Energy & Environment
ECA Member firms currently have a combined turnover in excess of £6 billion annually. Member firms carry out design and installation activity across commercial, industrial and domestic sectors. Our members also cover work across areas including, Fire, emergency and Security systems, Datacomms, Temporary Installations, Building Control Systems, High Voltage, Audio Visual.
The ECA’s 2,800 members range from SME electrical firms to nationwide engineering contractors and building services firms that employ thousands of professionals on major UK projects. ECA members also support over 5,000 apprentices annually.