Quest Electrical
(Quality Electrical Supplies and Technology Limited)

Victoria House
Accrington Road
BB11 5EF
United Kingdom

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QUEST (Qualified Electrical Supplies and Technology Limited) is the UK’s only combined electrical wholesalers and distributor, NICEIC approved electrical contractors and control system manufacturer.

Here at QUEST we provide the industry with an extensive range of lead brand products combined with our specialist technical expertise. We are electrical wholesalers for industrial, commercial and residential customers and supply national and international brands at cost-effective prices. We are committed to supplying products of the highest standards and deliver all orders in fast turnaround times.

QUEST is also an NICEIC (National Inspection Council for Electrical Installation Contracting) approved electrical contractor. We are pleased to boast a fantastic team of highly trained and skilled electrical contractors who work safely and efficiently in accordance with our own Health and Safety policy and that of customers’ own site requirements.

Our experienced electrical contractors deliver complete project solutions from the design stages through to supply, installation and maintenance of electrical services in the industrial, commercial, retail and residential sectors. We work closely with customers to personalise each project and ensure the most effective project solutions are achieved. We deliver project solutions to customer expectations on time and on budget.  

If that isn’t enough, we are also Schneider Electric UK distributors and panel builders which means we can provide customers with all the electrical services needed under the one roof. Our team of in-house panel builders design, specify, build, supply, install and commission panels to suit all project types.

Please visit our website to find out more, or call our friendly team at QUEST who will be happy to provide further information.

Lighting Scheme Design and Installation Services

QUEST provides the industry with outstanding lighting scheme design and installation services including:

  • Free survey, test and new scheme design to meet CIBSE Health and Safety requirements
  • Latest lamps, luminaries and controls
  • Full installation to NICEIC standards
  • Free advice on energy conservation through lighting installation, management and control
  • Lamp and tube recycling service operated under the WEEE directive.

Our team can survey premises, design and install cost effective lighting solutions to complete fire and emergency lighting schemes. Our electrical contractors also survey, plan and design floodlighting schemes incorporating energy reduction methods where possible to reduce running costs.

Periodic Test and Inspection

We also provide periodic testing and inspection services to comply with the Electricity at Work Regulations 1989 and Local Authority Conditions of Licence. Our fully qualified and experienced engineers work to NICEIC approval and BS7671 17th Edition and Electricity at Work Act 1989. We offer post report remedial quotation services, provision of a full report with all circuit information for customer records and an optional schematic drawings service. Please contact us at QUEST to find out more about our periodic test and inspection services.

Thermal Imaging Service

Our thermal imaging service provides customers with non-disruptive evaluations of electrical installations. These evaluations enable us to identify potential problems and to provide preventative solutions in order to avoid system failure. Our thermal imaging services include: concise assessment of repairs and maintenance, non-contact temperature measurement, full reporting infrared imagery, services suitable for electrical, mechanical and building installations. We offer annual checks for distribution boards, main switchgear, transformers, electrical panels and motors/ pumps. Thermal imaging can increase efficiency of equipment and reduce running, maintenance and repair costs. Please contact QUEST for further information.

Portable Appliance Testing

The Electricity of Work Act 1989 states that employers have a duty to test and inspect portable appliances in accordance with The IEE Code of Practise in order to reduce the risk of fire and shock. All portable appliances must be tested. Our PAT testing services include: Fast and efficient testing (with minor repairs completed free of charge), a full test report, an annually programmed service, and an itemised quotation or fixed annual fee. Our non-disruptive PAT testing services will be carried out by one of our engineers.

Panel Builder

We are pleased to have the facilities and capabilities to design, specify, build, supply, install and commission panels to suit all process types. Our excellent team of talented panel builders work closely with customers in order to achieve first class solutions to meet any production schedule. We pride ourselves on creating panels that are easy to maintain. Our relationship with leading manufacturers allows us to access an extensive range of equipment and technologies to install into new and existing panels. Please visit our website to find out more about our panel builder, panel designer and panel installation services. Or, alternatively, please call QUEST with your enquiries.

Control Engineering

Here at QUEST we are pleased to boast a fantastic team of extremely talented individuals who work closely with customers to provide complete solutions for a wide range of industrial automation projects. We use standard or custom written software packages (PLC or PC) to design control systems that meet specific requirements. Our experienced technical team is on hand to assist with all technical problems. Our services are offered at competitive prices and completed within agreed time frames.

Electrical Health and Safety

Electrical Health and Safety is paramount in all areas and we follow strict policies and procedures to ensure that our products and services are of the highest standards when it comes to Health and Safety. Here at QUEST we measure our performance via audit procedures and Health and Safety indicators including accident and incident statistics.

Enclosure Systems

Our experience in the industry enables us to source enclosure systems from a range of first class manufacturers such as Gewiss, Rittal, Eldon and Electrix. We offer enclosures in GRP, mild steel and stainless steel that can be wall mounted or large floor standing cabinets. We are also stockists of the Sarel brand of enclosure systems which are recognised as part of the Scheider Group as world leaders in the production of enclosure systems. We supply all necessary accessories including DIN rail, panel trunking, switchgear, drives, safety relays, tri-rated cable and installation accessories.

Process Control Systems

Process control systems are widely used in industry and manufacturing and enable mass production of continuous processes via a single control panel or control room to automate processes. We use standard or custom written software packages (PLC or PC) to provide process control systems that meet customer requirements. Our process control systems services include: PLC programming, SCADE programming, control system design and build, HMI, AC, DC and servo drive systems, field bus communications and networking, pneumatics, instrumentation, hazardous area design and equipment, installation and commissioning and CE marking.

Schneider Electric Training

As an authorised distributor for Schneider Electric we are pleased to provide direct training on-site or at one of Schneider Electric’s dedicated training centres. Courses are structured with a strong focus on practical, hands-on exercises that have been designed to replicate real scenarios. Please contact our friendly team at QUEST to find out more about our excellent electrical training opportunities.


QUEST supplies a wide range of high quality cables to suit almost all project types. Whether you require a large SWA or SY type cable suitable for industrial installations or smaller twin and earth cables and flexes for domestic projects, we are sure to be able to help. We source cables directly from manufacturers and stockists such as AEI, Clynder, Lapp and Wrexham Mineral making sure we source the most effective products at the best prices. Please visit our website to view our cables. The range includes: Cable Assemblies, CY Control Cable, 6181Y Double Insulated Single Core Cable, Firesafe Cable, SWA Cabl, and many more.

Cable Accessories

We also offer various cable accessories such as Cable Glands and Accessories, Crimping Solutions, Connections, Cable Craft Products and Earthing Accessories. Our range of high quality cable accessories insures ease of installation, good electrical connections with high mechanical strength. Our experience and position in the industry enables us to source cable accessories from well-respected brands with proven results and reliability. Please visit our website to view items from manufacturers including Brady, Cablecraft, CMP, Critchley, Davico, Elkay, Hawke, Hellermann Tyton, Kompress, Lapp and Partex.

Cable Management

QUEST supplies complete cable management systems from a range of well-known brands including Cablefill, Crabtree, Falcon, Flexicon, ICS, Legrand, Merco, Marshall, Tufflex, and more. We stock all conduits (PVC, stainless steel, mild steel or flexible) as well as cable tray, lighting trunking and unistrut systems. Examples of our ranges include: Cable Lugs, Cable Ties, Cable Tie Bases, Flexible Conduit, Steel Conduit, PVC Conduit, Cable Spiral Wrap and Cable Cleat and Support Solutions. All items in the range are offered at competitive prices.


We also stock a wide range of consumables. These low cost items can be dispatched the next day for quick delivery and discounts are also offered on bulk orders. Our consumables range features items from reputable brands to ensure that even these low cost products are of the highest quality for ease of installation and durability. Please visit our website to view our ranges of batteries, fuses and insulation tape. Please call QUEST for further information including prices and quotations for bulk orders.

Control and Signalling

QUEST stocks a wide selection of control and signalling units featuring various products including: Pilot Devices, Stackable Beacon Banks, Joysticks and Pendant Stations, Control Stations and Rotating Beacons. All items are available in the industry standard 16, 22 and 30.5mm cut-outs as well as various other variations. We can source control and signalling products from well-known manufacturers such as Allen Bradley, Arcolectric, EAO, Moeller, Omron, Siemens and Schneider. We are pleased to partner Schneider Electric UK which gives us access to a large stock profile and deliver items the very next day.

Detection Equipment

Please visit our website to view our extensive range of detection equipment suitable for use in commercial and industrial environments. Items in the range include: Controllers, Cooling Units, Fans, Heat Exchangers, Limit Switches, Outlet Grilles, Photo Electric Sensors, Proximity Sensors, Rotary Encoders, Sensor and Switch Sockets, Stainless Steel Control Desks, Steel Floor Standing Enclosures and more. We source high quality detection equipment from leading manufacturers including: Allen Bradley Guardmaster, Balluff, Euchner, IFM, Omron, Sick, Siemens, Schneider and Turck Banner.

Enclosure Systems

We are also pleased to supply enclosure systems from a range of leading manufacturers including Gewiss, Rittal, Eldon, Electrix and Sarel. We offer top quality enclosures in GRP, mild steel and stainless steel that can be wall mounted or floor standing to suit customer requirements. Alongside our excellent enclosure systems we also supply accessories including DIN rail, panel trunking, switchgear, drives, safety relays, tri-rated cable and installation accessories. Our electrical contractors are on hand to assist with in-house design and build of bespoke systems, final installation and commissioning. Please get in touch with your project requirements or for further information.

Fire and Security Equipment

Our excellent range of fire and security equipment features products such as intruder alarms, CCTV systems and fire alarm systems. Our highly skilled team can advise on fire and security equipment to meet safety standards and specifications of customer premises. We supply fire and security equipment from manufacturers including Apollo, Bell, Firetrap, Honeywell, Optex, Pyronix, Storm and Yuasa.

Heating and Ventilation

QUEST offers an extensive range of heating and ventilation equipment suitable for a range of air or water treatment applications in domestic, commercial or industrial applications. We supply heating and ventilation equipment such as extractor fans, fan heaters, halogen heaters, oil filled heaters and convector heaters from a number of leading brands including Burco, Delonghi, Dimplex, Dyson, Mira, Redring, Stirflow, Vent-Axia, Vortice and Xpelair. Please contact our excellent contracting department for a quote or to find out more about our design, supply and installation services of ventilation and heating systems.

Human Machine Interface

Please visit the QUEST website to view our extensive range: Human Machine Interface. Categories in this range include: Advanced Touchscreen Panel, AS Interface Safety at Work, Drives for Compact Machines, Drives for Complex Machines, Drives for Pumps and Fans, Embedded Panels, Enabling Grip Switches, Graphic Touchscreen, PC Box, PC Panel, Safety Switches, Soft Starters for Pumps and Fans, Two Hand Control Station, Small Panel with Touchscreen and Keypad, Safety Mats, and many more. Please see the range in full on our website. If you cannot find what you are looking for or would like further information or advice regarding any of the products, please call our friendly team at QUEST and we will be happy to help.


We also offer a large selection of lighting equipment. The range includes: Architectural Lighting, Emergency Lighting, Flood lights, Hazardous Lighting, Indoor Amenity Lighting, Industrial Lighting, LED Lighting, Outdoor Amenity Lighting, Recessed Lighting, Specialist Battens, Surface/ Suspended Lighting and T5-T8 Batten Light fittings and Accessories. Please visit our website to view the range in full. All items are manufactured by well-respected brands and built to incredibly high standards.

Machine Safety

Please visit the QUEST website to view our machine safety equipment. If you cannot find what you are looking for, please call us at QUEST and we will be happy to help. Our experience in the industry and relationship with manufacturers enables us to source top quality products and systems quickly and efficiently.

Motor Control Gear

Here at QUEST we offer a wide selection of high quality motor control gear products suitable for all power, control and protection application requirements. We provide equipment suitable for all distribution switching and standard motor switching requirements. Our range includes various contactors, control relays, motor protection, control circuit breakers, fuse disconnects, overloads, enclosed motor starters and software for motor control gear. Alongside our fantastic partnership with Schneider we are also pleased to supply brands including ABB, Allen Bradley, GE, Mitsubishi, Moeller, Omron, Siemens and Pilz. Please contact the team at QUEST with enquiries.

Power Distribution and Protection

We also supply an excellent range of power distribution products. The range includes: Circuit Breakers, Distribution Board, Fuse Holders, Fuses, PVC Rotary Isolaters, RCBO’s and more. Our first class products are sourced from well-respected companies including ABB, Contactum, Cooper Bussmann, Crabtree, Dorman Smith, GE, Lawson, Littlefuse, Moeller, Siemens and Schnieder. Please contact QUEST for further information or advice regarding power distribution and protection equipment.

Relays, Micro PLC's

QUEST offers a large selection of relays, Micro PLC’s. The range features: 2 Pole Relays and Clip on Auxiliary Blocks, 4 Pole Relays with 10A Thermally Rates Contacts, 5 Pole Relays as Standard, Counters, Electronics Timers, Measurement and Control Relays, Plug in Relays, Programmable Controllers, Safety Modules, Simply Smart Programming Software for Twido, and Smart Relays. Please visit our website to view the range in full. Please don’t hesitate to call our friendly team at QUEST for further information or advice regarding your application/ project.

Schneider Products

Our partnership with Schneider enables us to offer a range of excellent products at competitive prices. We can supply complete electrical packages to engineering firms, manufacturers, panel builders, OEM, electrical distributors or end users. Our equipment is suitable for a range of applications including process automation, machine control and monitoring, power supply and distribution, energy monitoring and control and data management. Please visit our website to view our range of Schneider products. If you cannot find what you are looking for or would like advice on Schneider products such as Mita, Sarel, GET, Thorsman and Merlin Gerin, please get in touch.

Test Equipment

QUEST undertakes all forms of testing including thermal imaging, PAT or fixed wire testing. Our highly trained and skilled team can carry out testing in-house or on-site to suit customer requirements. Alongside our excellent testing services we also offer high quality test equipment for customers who test their own equipment. We sell various test units from brands including Fluke, Seaward, Di-Log, Metrel, Megger, Flir and Knipex. Items can also be sent in to us to be calibrated and returned. Please contact QUEST to find out more about our testing and calibration products and services.


To complement our extensive range of electrical materials we also offer a selection of tools needed to carry out electrical projects. Our range includes: Alarms, Gardening Tools, Hand Tools, Household Tools, Locks, Power Tool Accessories, PPE, Storage and more. Our tools are manufactured by reputable brands such as Bahco, Black and Decker, Bosch, Dart, DeWalt, Karcher, Makita, Rawplug, Snap-On and Stanley. If you cannot find the tools you are looking for on our website, please give us a call and we will source them for you. Our experience and relationship with manufacturers in the industry enables us to source and deliver products quickly and easily.

Wiring Accessories

We also supply the industry with a wide selection of electrical wiring accessories for use with various domestic, commercial and industrial applications. We source brands such as Contactum, GET, Gewiss, Legrand, MK, Varilight and Walther. Our range includes: Back and Lining Boxes, Ceiling Roses, Grid Systems, Industrial Plugs and Sockets, Junction Boxes, Metal Clad Accessories, Plug Tops, Weatherproof products, PVC White Sockets, Fixings and many more. Our online range of wiring accessories is just a selection of what we can offer. Please contact QUEST with specific product requirements.

NICEIC Approved Electrical Contractor

QUEST is an NICEIC (National Inspection Council for Electrical Installation Contracting) approved electrical contractors. Our excellent team of NICEIC approved electricians are CSCS (Construction Skills Certification Scheme) certificate holders and carry out all work to the highest of standards in accordance with strict Health and Safety procedures. We offer: Electrical contracting and installation, Onsite electrical maintenance, Turnkey projects, Lighting design and installation, Periodic testing and inspection, Thermal imaging, Portable appliance testing, and Energy reduction management, products and services.

Energy Reduction

We also provide a range of fantastic energy reduction services to help save the planet and reduce carbon footprint. Our energy reduction services include: Power factor correction systems, Test and installation of capacitor spares, Harmonic filtration, System studies and energy saving solutions, Lighting and surge protection, Voltage optimisation, Preventative and corrective maintenance and Energy management to EN16001. Please contact QUEST for further information on how we can help you to save the planet and save money at the same time.

Electrical Service Contracts

Here at QUEST we are pleased to offer a range of services including:
Electrical Main Distribution
Lighting/ Emergency Installations
Fire Alarm Installations
General Power
Generator Mains Failure Installation and Support Services
Power Factor Correction Surveys
Legionnaires Testing
Voltage Optimisation Report and Rectification
DSEAR and ATEX Servicing/ Testing and Installation
High Voltage Maintenance and Installation
UPS Systems
DATA/ Telecom Installations
Full Installation and Periodic Test and Inspections
HVAC Maintenance and Installation
Please contact QUEST to find out more about our electrical service contracts.



Registration Number: 02616061
VAT Number: GB597 9836 48
Registered at Companies House:31 May, 1991 (32 years and 6 months ago)
No of Employees: 21-50
Annual Turnover: 2-5m
Company Type:
  • Distributor
  • Stockholder
  • Service Providers
UK Branches: Burnley

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