The division works with building officials, technical committees, advisory boards, and the public to adopt, amend, and interpret the Oregon Electrical Specialty Code (OESC). This code applies to all nonexempt electrical installations and alterations.
Program news and updates
2017 Oregon Electrical Specialty Code (OESC) | Read-only version coming soon
Effective Oct. 1, 2017
Based on the 2017 NFPA 70, National Electrical Code (NEC)
Previously adopted codebook
Oregon amendments to the adopted model code (Table 1-E)
Program tools and resources
Cite it, write it rule
Cite it, write it checklist
Quick reference guide to the 2014 OESC
Electrical testing laboratories
Approved electrical testing laboratories. The division provides a list of electrical testing laboratories and product categories approved by the Electrical and Elevator Board as meeting the testing standard requirements for electrical safety as required by Oregon law and rule.