2023 Ohio Electrical Code

2023 Ohio Electrical Code Adoption Info

Effective Dates April 1, 2023 – Present

Adopts with Amendments National Electrical Code 2023 (NEC 2023)

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Overview The National Electrical Code (NEC) is a standard for the safe installation of electrical wiring and equipment in the United States. It provides guidelines and requirements for electrical installations to protect people and property from electrical hazards.

The 2023 Ohio Electrical Code is based on the National Electrical Code 2023 (NEC 2023) with Ohio-specific amendments. This code sets the minimum standards for the design, installation, and maintenance of electrical systems in the state of Ohio, ensuring safety and reliability. The Ohio-specific amendments include additional provisions and modifications to address unique state requirements and conditions.