Choosing an electrical or electrotechnical contractor can be a risky and complicated process. Choose the wrong contractor and your reputation could be at stake.

The Free ECA Client Associate Scheme provides your business access to numerous privileges and absolute peace of mind.

What is an ECA Client Associate?

If your business hires electrical or electrotechnical contractors, then you should consider joining the ECA as a Client Associate.

Not only will you have free access to a host of services that will ensure your business is proactively meeting all its legal obligations, you will also have access to a host of other benefits:

  • FREE Commercial Energy Saving Checklist and Energy Savings Financial Calculation tool
  • Free Technical Helpline
  • Free Health & Safety advice
  • Free subscription to ECA Today magazine
  • Free subscription to exclusive Member updates
  • Free access to ECA Energy Solutions Forum with over 300 selected members
  • Free copy of the ECA Members Diary – with a list of industry contacts
  • Access to our Energy Solutions and BIM e-forums
  • ECA members website login for exclusive, member-only guidance documents and other information including electrical safety
  • On-site technical consultancy and audit services
  • Discounted publications by the ECA, IET and discounted access to our British Standards online licences
  • Invites to local and national conferences, forums and other networking events
  • Preferential rates on our training courses

To become an ECA Client Associate (CLA), please complete our online enquiry form.

Individuals and/or companies must be based in the UK.
Once your details have been submitted, you will be shortly contacted by your local ECA Regional Manager who will guide you through the membership process.

If your business currently includes an in-house electrical engineering and installation function it will not be eligible to take advantage  of Client Associate association with the ECA.

There are over 2700 ECA Registered Member businesses, with a combined turnover of £6 billion annually.

Our members cover the full spectrum of electrotechnical work and undergo regular, rigorous assessments to ensure the work is completed safely to the highest industry standards.

Additionally, we covered the work our members complete through the ECA Guarantee, Bond and Warranty *(Terms and conditions apply).