With the introduction of the 17th Edition Wiring Regulations and the increased use of RCD protection Contactum now offer a comprehensive range of Circuit Protection to meet with this demand.

  • With up to 30 outgoing available ways on dual split load metal units 
  • Also available with Surge protection fitted

With elegant curved edges and softly rounded corners, the Aspire range from Contactum offers a modern and stylish solution for the home or office.

  • Modern sleek profile
  • Twin earth as standard on 13 Amp twin sockets
  • Extensive range available including grid

With its sleek curved edge the Reflect range has a subtle design that blends into the surrounding and ensures it’s the range for the discerning customer.

  • Curved edge profile
  • Available in four finishes
  • Also available with metal rockers

With the increasing demand in the home and hotel for Media Solutions Contactum offers a comprehensive range of Media and Power devices helping the specifier and installer a host of wiring solutions.

  • Available in 6 different plate finishes
  • Modules available in white and black finish
  • 25 year guarantee (3 years on electronic devices)

Contactum’s single-phase and three-phase MCB Distribution board range has been developed to meet the design and intallations needs of the UK Market. Designed and manufactured in the UK.

  • From 4 to 24 way B type boards 
  • Incomer enclosures with metering and surge 
  • Removable pan assembly 

Made from quality solid cast brass, the Georgian and Edwardian ranges bring together the elegant design and feel of polished brass, for that classically understated look. An extensive range is available.

  • Quality solid cast brass
  • Plain and rope edge design finish
  • 25 year guarantee (3 years on electronic devices)

The Lyric screwless range enhances the quality of the already popular Flat Plate range. A flawless plate finish is achieved by the introduction of concealed fixing screws. Available in 4 finishes making it the definitive choice for modern interiors.

  • Super slim profile
  • Easy-clip metal front plates

With over 70 years experience, Contactum have gained an enviable reputation in manufacturing for quality and design. Our Traditional range offer the highest quality finish and durability.

  • Double pole switching as standard on 13 Amp
  • Up to 4 gang 20AX switches available
  • 25 year guarantee

The iCONIC slimline range products have a much sharper profile - when installed the metal plate has a distinct outline which is ideal for the modern interior. Optional features include metal rockers.

  • 4.5mm depth slim plate
  • Square contemporary profile
  • Available in 4 finishes

Contactum's comprehensive range of high quality Wiring Accessories includes ceiling accessories, junction boxes and full range of dry lining and metal boxes.

  • Ceiling Accessories
  • Junction, dry lining a.d metal boxes

A complete range of grid modules and decorative plates to offer increased versatility for most installations. Contactum’s new Grid range is ideal for domestic or commercial applications.

  • 3 grid module colours available
  • Extensive range of cover plates
  • Up to 20AX switching

The Signature products have a much sharper profile, when installed the metal plate has a distinct outline which is ideal for the modern interior. Optional features include solid metal rockers.

  • Contemporary
  • Square profile
  • 25 year guarantee (3 years on electronic devices)

The super slim Flat Plate range is one of the most comprehensive in the designer market, and provides a complete, integrated range of solutions for specifiers and contractors who are looking for that unique effect.

  • 1.5mm depth super slim profile plate
  • All accessories are supplied with both 25 & 35mm screws for installation flexibility

The ‘Quick Clip’ range of Grid from Contactum gives you reliability and depth of range. Whether it’s switching, dimming or general control you require for commercial and public buildings our Grid range has all the variations you are looking for.

  • Extended range of cover plates
  • Low voltage and tungsten modules available
  • Easy clip on module system

For either commercial or domestic installations, the Contactum Metal Clad range offers the best solution for the tougher environment. An extensive range including switches, sockets and a Red Key Switch range.

  • High finish epoxy powder coated
  • Key Switch range suitable for fire or burglar alarm panels
  • RCD sockets and spurs also available in this range

The industry recognised Splashproof range has been specifically designed for use outdoors and also installations where there is the likelihood of high exposure to either dust or water.

  • No compromise on safety with IP66 rating
  • Can be made secure with a padlock

Products

    • Modern sleek profile
    • Twin earth as standard on 13 Amp twin sockets
    • Extensive range available including grid
    • Super slim profile
    • Easy-clip metal front plates
    • Double pole switching as standard on
      13 Amp sockets
    • Up to 4 gang 20AX switches available
    • 25 year guarantee
    • Available in 6 different plate finishes
    • Modules available in white and black finish
    • 25 year guarantee (3 years on electronic devices)
    • Ceiling accessories
    • Junction, dry lining and metal boxes
    • 3 grid module colours available
    • Extensive range of cover plates
    • Up to 20AX switching 
    • Quality solid cast brass
    • Plain and rope edge design finish
    • 25 year guarantee (3 years on electronic devices)
    • Curved edge profile
    • Available in four finishes
    • Also available with metal rockers
    • No compromise on safety with IP66 rating
    • Can be made secure with a padlock
    • 4.5mm depth slim plate
    • Square contemporary profile
    • Available in 4 finishes
    • High finish epoxy powder coated
    • Key Switch range suitable for fire
      or burglar alarm panels
    • RCD sockets and spurs also available in this range
    • Contemporary
    • Square profile
    • 25 year guarantee (3 years on electronic devices)
    • With up to 30 outgoing available ways
      on dual split load metal units
    • Also available with Surge protection fitted to allow compliance with BS7671
    • 1.5mm depth super slim profile plate
    • All accessories are supplied with both
      25 & 35mm screws for installation flexibility
    • From 4 to 24 way B type boards 
    • Incomer enclosures with metering and surge
    • Removable pan assembly

Latest news

Further to several household fires involving plastic consumer units, investigations by the London Fire Brigade, has concluded that a key cause of the fires was substandard cable connections made by the Electrician within the consumer unit.

Electrical wiring accessories and circuit protection manufacturer, Contactum, has announced its forthcoming expansion into a modern warehouse/office facilities at Croxley Green Business Park, Watford, to accommodate the company’s current and future growth plans.

Contactum has introduced a new range of modern square edge wiring accessories for budget housing, where cost is critical to the development but the features are still required. Suitable for the likes of social housing and student accommodation, Retro² provides contractors with a product that will suit the design of the environment, without the price tag.

Electrical wiring accessory and circuit protection product manufacturer, Contactum, were delighted to be announced by The Sunday Times PA Consulting Inward Investment Track as ‘Ones to Recognise’ in the Business Section of The Sunday Times.

Building Regulations Part M;  Contactum extends Aspire Range

Part M of the Building Regulations 2000 (amendment 2010) refers to the ‘Access and Use’ of a building and its facilities with Sections 4.25 to 4.29 then refining the use and design considerations of switches, outlets and controls.

Part of the requirements of Part M is to aid disabled people within their surroundings, being able to activate a light, socket or control within arm’s reach for the visually impaired being able to identify the units’ position against its surrounding décor, and for the infirm, a suitable pull-cord switch to raise the alarm in the event of an emergency.

To meet these requirements the Aspire Range of plastic wiring accessories from Contactum has recently been expanded to include a range of grey finished accessories which comply with current Building Regulations Part M.  Featuring a slim line grey, round profile, the range contains a selection of switches, sockets, modular units and media units and complimented by a range of accessories.

Contactum & its parent company Al Fanar exhibited at the Middle East Electricity (MEE) 2014 show in Dubai which featured more than 1,250 companies from 54 countries. MEE is a dedicated tradeshow of the best electrical products and techniques as well as the perfect platform to find out everything you need to know about the latest product innovations.

Based upon popular demand, Contactum expands its consumer unit portfolio with a new, 10 Way High Integrity Populated Consumer Unit. Manufactured from HIPS, the unit is supplied completed with a 100A min switch, 2x80A, 30mA RCD’s and 10 miniature circuit breakers.  

New from Contactum is an innovative combined USB connection power/charger with 13 Amp Switched socket in one unit.

Exceptionally convenient and space-saving, the new unit can be used to directly charge or power up to two USB devices simultaneously while also offering access to a 13 amp British Standard 3-pin socket. The unit is equally suited for new installations or for retrofitting to replace any existing 2G socket.

Turning the clock back four years to early 2009, Contactum, a manufacturer of electrical wiring accessories and circuit protection products, founded in 1936, had hit financial rock bottom and had entered administration with little hope for the future.

Contactum, a leading manufacturer of wiring accessories and circuit protection, has launched a brand new range of Wall Mount Enclosures that are expertly engineered from galvanised steel to protect electronic equipment from water, dust, damage or theft. These robust Enclosures are finished with an additional hard-wearing powdered top coat, offering a highly reliable, non-corrosive solution for a wide range of industrial and commercial applications.

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