retra is the UK’s leading trade association for independent electrical retailers and servicing organisations.


retra retailers pride themselves in providing quality customer service. If you value good service and the peace of mind it brings, our “find a retailer“ will help you find your local independent retra retailer.


You can use the form below to search for a retra retailer in your area. Search by post code, town or county. You can also search by manufacturer if you are interested in a particular brand.

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Latest News

Retra- ‘Embracing Change’!

Following on from our recent Annual Conference theme of ‘Embracing Change’, this is exactly what we intend to do here at retra. Moving with the times for the benefit of our members, we are looking at new technologies and communication methods.

First and foremost, Welcome to our new website! We hope that the new design layout will provide retra with a fresh look and be easy for our members to navigate.

For information regarding our new and exciting website package offered exclusively to members in association with Web Creation and Barclaycard please see our Members Benefits page.

We have also launched a review into our Alert magazine in relation to providing a digital edition. If you have not already done so please complete our survey-

Finally we have also launched our new Social Media platforms on Facebook, Twitter and Google+. We will use these platforms to ensure that we keep up to date with the latest Industry developments and to communicate with our membership. If you are not already connected with us via Social Media please ‘follow’ and ‘like’ us using the quick links at the top of the home page.

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Can Alert magazine be improved? We need your views!

This is your chance to have an input into your magazine!

Following a review of our Alert magazine, we thought that it would be useful to see what our readers thought of the current style and content of the magazine and to consider whether it can be improved to better suit our readers and the changing environment.

We have therefore set up a readership survey. Please take our survey in order to let us know your thoughts. The results will be published here!

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Calendar of Events

Industry Events





Sirius AGM & trade show

Date: 24 September

Venue: Forest of Arden Hotel, Meriden




E-Commerce Expo

Date: 1-2 October

Venue: Olympia, London




Date: 7 October

Venue: MakuhariMesse, Tokyo


Hong Kong Electronics Fair (Autumn edition)

Date: 13-16 October

Venue: Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre


Essential Install Live

Date: 15 October

Venue: Event City, Manchester


ERT Awards

Date: 21 October

Venue: Grand Connaught Rooms




Electrical Safety Council Product Safety Conference

Date: 12 November

Venue: Church House, London







CES 2015

Date: 6-9 January

Venue: Las Vegas Convention Centre, Las Vegas, USA




Spring Fair International

Date: 1-5 February

Venue: NEC, Birmingham

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Product Recall Information
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