Michigan Electrical Law
The State of Michigan requires (with a few exceptions) that anyone performing electrical work shall be properly licensed to do so. The laws requiring this are:
In all of these laws, the stated purpose is to establish standards for the electrical industry to ensure the safeguard of persons and property and the public welfare. A key factor in accomplishing these safeguards is ensuring that properly trained and licensed individuals are performing electrical construction.
The Electrical Administrative Act is very specific when it describes what credentials a person is required to possess before they are permitted to perform electrical work.
With a few exceptions, no electrical work is to be performed unless the person or persons performing the installation are properly licensed by the State of Michigan or a municipality, which has licensing authority.
Unlicensed individuals MUST:
I will be posting additional information here in the future covering the laws and their enforcment in more detail.
Michigan Department of Labor & Economic Growth
Page Last Updated: Dec 12, 2007 (09:15:12)