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#214398 - 11/29/14 08:41 AM Residential panel change
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In Toronto Ontario, can a home owner take out a permit to change a 100 panel from fuse to circuit breaker and then do the work his self under the supervision of non-contractor Master Electrician with a 309A licence?

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#214400 - 11/29/14 11:46 AM Re: Residential panel change [Re: Sparkologist]
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I spoke to ESA and they this would okay along as the electrician doesn't use any tools.

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#215336 - 04/09/15 06:02 PM Re: Residential panel change [Re: Sparkologist]
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You can do your own work and take out your own permits. The electrician can't help you unless he is licensed.

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#215338 - 04/10/15 08:46 AM Re: Residential panel change [Re: Sparkologist]
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Actually in Ontario, an electrician can only work in somebody's house if they are working for a licensed electrical contractor.

An electrical contractor can only work if they pulled the permit. Not the home owner.

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