Due to increased demand, our manufacturing lead times are currently extended. If your order is urgent, please check availability before placing an order. This applies to extension lead and distribution boards. 

  1. Power Distribution Units

    Power Distribution Units

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  2. Plugs  & Sockets

    Plugs & Sockets

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  3. Cables & Extensions

    Cables & Extensions

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  4. Adaptors


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  5. Cable Accessories

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Power Solutions

Temporary Power Solutions for Events 

Temporary Event Power Solutions


Essential Supplies is a leading national supplier and manufacturer of high-quality temporary power solutions.

We supply a comprehensive range of power distribution boards, extension leads, plugs, sockets, adaptors, testers and much much more.

We supply to the events, venues theatre, broadcasting, film, IT, marine and TV industries also used for generators and site power distribution. 

We hold huge stocks of HO7 rubber cable, flexible SY armoured cables, generator extension leads. Plugs and Sockets from 16 Amp through to 480 Amp made by PCE, or our premium range of leads made with PowerTOP Xtra plugs and sockets by Mennekes, we hold Adaptors, PAT testers and lots more power solutions for events. 


As well as our comprehensive product range, we can manufacture power distribution enclosures in-house. We can make to any specification, from 16A to 800A, with various options such as water resistance, lifting points, variable RCDs, key switches, audible pre-trip warning, ammeters, Powerlock, 19" rack, flight cased, emergency lighting circuits etc.
Power Distribution Enclosures
We can also make extension leads and adaptors, from 13 Amp to 480 Amp, using 3 core and 5 core Titanex HO7 or Flexible Armoured cable. We make to any length with next day delivery on stock lengths and 2 - 3 days for bespoke leads.
Cable Extension Leads

Our Plugs & Sockets can also be purchased separately, we can provide PCE 16 Amp to 125 Amp with connectors, inlets, sockets. We have Panel Inlets & Sockets, Wall Sockets, Marine / Reefer and Phase Inverters. We also provide high-power, 480A source and drain components from PowerSyntax.
Cable Extension Leads
Our cable accessories include cable matting, glands, joiners and storage. We also provide heatshrink for cables of which we can also label and brand extensions with your company name.
Plugs and Sockets

We have a wide range of electrical monitoring and testing equipment, from voltage detectors to multi-meters. We also provide a range of premium portable appliance testing (PAT) products by Seaward, a leading provider of device testing machines since 1982.
PAT Testers
Finally, we provide the construction industry with solutions including 110v and low voltage plugs, sockets, adaptors and transformers. 
Construction, 110v and Low Voltage




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