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Bathroom Lighting Zones

Introduction

Using electrical equipment in the bath or shower rooms has always needed care to ensure safety. The IEE Wiring Regulations (17th Edition) have identified particular zones within the bathroom to indicate what type of electrical equipment can be installed.

IP Rating

The IP (Ingress Protection) rating is a two digit code given to a piece of electrical apparatus that indicates the degree of protection its enclosure provides from dust, water and impact.