About us

Here at  New York Electrical Inspection Agency, we believe that electrical inspections should educate, not intimidate. Our inspectors put a high value on safety, communication, technology and exceptional customer service. We look forward to serving your needs.
Our highly trained inspectors all have a minimum 25 years experience in the building and electrical trades.  Our inspectors can lend their knowledge that can save you time and from making costly mistakes.  Let us help you make informed decisions so that you truly know the status of your electrical installation.



New York Electrical Inspection Agency and our employees are proud to hold membership in the following organizations:


  • International Association of Electrical Inspectors (IAEI)
  • Electrical Association of Western New York (EAWNY)
  • National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
  • Finger Lakes Building Officials Association (FLBOA)
  • The Better Contractors Bureau (BCB)
  • Rochester Home Builders’ Association (RHBA)
  • American Society Of Home Inspectors (ASHI)
  • Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce


Heat Detectors in Attached Garages

The 2020 Residential Code of New York State (20RC) went into effect on May 12, 2020 in New York State and now it is required that heat detectors are to be installed in all newly constructed attached garages of residential homes. Section R314 of the 20RC introduced the...

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Are AFCI Breakers Required When Changing a Panel?

The 1999 version of the National Electrical Code (NEC) is when Arc-Fault Circuit Interrupters (AFCI) first appeared in the Code. Since then, AFCI requirements have expanded to several areas throughout the NEC and so the confusion began. A common question among...

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NYEIA is currently looking for well qualified Electrical Inspectors. If you have an electrical background, a passion for safety and great customer service skills; we have the job for you.

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