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How far from the ground should a switch be placed and at what minimum distance from the ground should a socket be placed?

Everything depends on thecurrent intensity chosen for the catch: according to the standard, a 16 to 20 A outlet is placed at 5 cm minimum from the ground finished and a 32 A plug 12 cm from the finished floor.

For the switches, it is recommended to install them on the left side between 1 m and 1.20 m from the ground which facilitates their accessibility direct.

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