Top-rated local electricians, emergency electricians, and electrical contractors in Rye

As one of the longest established electrical contractors serving clients in Rye, Hannington Gilbert & Co Ltd has been established since 1965, and we are proud to have served the area for over 50 years.


Whenever you ask the question, “is there a qualified, professional electrician near me?”, the answer is yes. We have a reputation among our clients in Rye for our skill, our professionalism, and our reliability. This reputation has been built on the recommendations made by our thousands of satisfied customers to their friends, families, and work colleagues.

What we can do for you

As professional local electricians, we offer an extensive range of services to our Rye clients.

A complete electrician service

Our electricians are all highly trained and qualified, with years of experience in the industry. From small jobs to large-scale projects, we guarantee the best electricians, with the right tools for the job.

Electrical Contractor

As electrical contractors, we are certified and regulated to perform electrical services across Rye, with all of our electricians trained to the highest standards, to meet the latest wiring regulations. Our certification is a genuine guarantee of quality for any job, no matter how big or small.

Emergency Electrician

There’s never a good time for an electrical emergency. Fortunately, for our customers in Rye, you have a qualified emergency electrician on your doorstep when these things occur.

Is there an electrician near me?

In a word, yes. As one of the most experienced electrical contractors in East Sussex, our Rye customers can rest easy knowing they have a qualified electrician on their doorstep.

Other services

Your local electrician service

As well as installations and repairs, we also offer full electrical inspection and testing, advice on energy efficiency, automating your home, surge protection, and data cabling, among other services.

You’ve no need to wonder: “is there a local electrician near me” ever again. Based in historic Hastings,our teamof qualified emergency electricians cover large parts of East Sussex, including Hastings, Battle, Bexhill, Robertsbridge, and Rye.

List of Services


Inspection of electrical installations

New installations

Inspections and installation of fire alarms and emergency lights

Installation of ‘Smart Home’ systems e.g HIVE or NEST

Inspections and installations of lightning protections systems

Portable appliance testing

External lighting

Electric heater Sales

Installation and repairs of electric heating

Over 50 years’ experience

We have been trading as electrical contractors and emergency electricians across East Sussex since 1965, which is impressive enough. Between them, our team of local electricians bring over a century and a half of experience in the field to every job, ensuring a level of quality and precision that other companies cannot match.

Get in touch

For all your electrical contractor needs, call a dedicated local electrician in Rye today on 01424 428 696. A member of our team will be happy to give you a free, no-obligation quote.

Hannington-Gilbert & Co ltd is a company registered in England and Wales with company number 1702203, our registered address is Landgate Chambers, 24 Landgate, Rye East Sussex TN31 7L.