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NEIS are NECA's electrical quality and workmanship industry standards for electrical construction.

NEIS are used by construction owners, specifiers and contractors to clearly illustrate the performance and workmanship standards essential for different types of electrical construction. NEIS are also referenced throughout the National Electrical Code (NEC®).

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Call for Public Review

» Please submit ballots and any comments to aga.golriz@necanet.org.

NECA 303-201X, Standard for Installing and Maintaining Closed-Circuit Television (CCTV) Systems

Ballot closes Sunday, April 15, 2019

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NECA 417-201X, Recommended Practice for Designing, Installing, Operating and Maintaining Microgrids.

Ballot closes:  Sunday, March 17, 2019

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Outreach for Underrepresented Interest Groups

NECA is reaching out for participants and reviewers in underrepresented interest groups for the NEIS development process.


  • If you are interested in joining the canvass group, please contact Aga Golriz at 301-215-4549 or by email at aga.golriz@necanet.org.

NECA creates and revises several NEIS (ANSI approved standards) annually. We are looking for members in the underrepresented categories of producer, general Interest, and government in the revisions listed below. Please see a description of the categories below. If you feel that you would like to be involved in the review process, please contact Aga Golriz at 301-215-4549 or by email at aga.golriz@necanet.org

  • General Interest – Those who are not associated with electrical construction. This category typically includes professional and lay people employed by academic and scientific institutions, experts, government agencies, insurance companies, etc.
  • Producer – Those who are predominantly involved with the manufacture of products and systems installed by electrical contractors. This category usually includes manufacturers and trade associations.
  • Government – This category typically includes government agencies that contract for electrical construction work.

Learn more and join the review process

NEIS Currently in Revision:

  • NECA/AA 104-2012, Standard for Installing Aluminum Building Wire and Cable (ANSI)
  • NECA 121-2007, Standard for Installing Nonmetallic-Sheathed Cable (Type NM-B) and Underground Feeder and Branch-Circuit Cable (Type UF)
  • NECA 303-2005, Standard for Installing Closed-Circuit Television (CCTV) Systems
  • NECA 331-201X, Standard for Installing Building and Service Entrance Grounding and Bonding.
  • NECA 413-2012 Standard for Installing and Maintaining Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment (EVSE)

In Development:

  • NECA 781-201X, Recommended Practice for Installing and Maintaining Lighting Protection Systems
  • NECA 507-201X, Recommended Practice for Electrical Wiring and Equipment in Hazardous Locations
  •  NECA 417 -201X, Recommended Practice for Designing, Installing, Operating, and Maintaining Microgrids
Learn more about the NEIS Review Process at NECA-NEIS.org