Welcome to BASEC

British Approvals Service for Cables (BASEC) is an independent, accredited certification body. Our mark is synonymous with quality and safety. We provide product certification (approval) services globally for all types of cable and wire, for ancillary products, and also provide management systems certification for the cable sector. If you want more information or need some help or advice, please don’t hesitate to contact us by phone or email.

Cable Search

Find all the BASEC product approvals that are currently active, and the manufacturers authorised to mark these cables ‘BASEC’, searching by cable type, standard or specification. Download relevant certificates. Performing a cable search is useful to check which cables are currently approved by BASEC and which companies manufacture these cables.

Company Search

Find all the BASEC product approvals that are currently active with a particular manufacturer, and their management systems certified by BASEC, searching by name or location. Download relevant certificates. Performing a company search is useful to check that a particular manufacturer is currently approved by BASEC for specific cables and management systems.