Recessed Electric Meter Box

Recessed electric meter boxes by Timloc are designed to house UK standard domestic electric meters.

Available in single quantities and individually boxed, Meter Boxes by Timloc are available on next-day delivery with no minimum order number required.

Compliant with British Standard BS 8567:2012 and fire retardant to BS 476 Part 7 1997 Class 2.


Designed to house UK standard domestic electric meters

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Recessed electric meter box

DescriptionColourProduct Code
Electric meter box – recessedOff-white30011
Replacement door - 549 x 383mmOff-white30008

  • Supplied fully assembled with door fitted 
  • Compliant to British Standard BS 8567:2012 
  • Fire retardant to BS 476, Part. 7, 1997, Class 2 
  • Complies to ESI standard 12-3 April, 1986 
  • Suitable for all standard domestic meters including prepay and smart 
  • Will not corrode, weather resistant 
  • Easily cleaned and can be painted 
  • Cable entry and meter tail positions are predrilled and supplied with in-fill cap, cable entry position via hockey stick (not supplied) 
  • Complete with timber backboard, lock, and key 
  • Hinges on left
  • Satisfies all NHBC requirements
  • Manufactured to BS EN ISO 9001-2015 
  • Complies with all relevant Building Regulations 
  • Meets all relevant British Standards
  • Manufactured from hot pressed glass reinforced plastic (GRP).
  • Available in off-white only.
  • This meter box should only be fitted by a suitably qualified person.
  • Minimum wall cut out of 535mm x 365mm required.
  • Build the box into the wall in the position specified, ensuring it does not bridge the damp proof course.
  • The base and sides of the box should be fully bedded into the mortar to hold it into the wall with the sides of the architrave touching the outer leaf of the brickwork.
  • A suitable Timloc cavity tray should be fitted as a damp proof course above and behind the box.
  • Where a spigot is fitted, build the inner wall around it, filling any space between the spigot and the wall with mortar.
  • Overall: 595mm x 409mm x 210mm (H x W x D)
  • Recessed: 530mm x 363mm 150mm (H x W x D)
  • Order as each.
  • State product codes.
  • Supplied boxed and assembled with door.

Due to the composition of GRP, surface blemishes including light scratches and pin holes should be anticipated on the meter box. These are inherent in the manufacturing process and will not affect the overall product functionality.

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