About ERL / About ORBIS


ERL was established in 1971. Also known as Electro-Replacement Ltd we have more than four decades’ experience providing market-leading products to the electrical wholesale industry. In this time we have cultivated a successful, long-standing position in the marketplace because we care about the products we provide – before, during and after your purchase from us. We work closely with the Charity, Watford Workshop, who provide supported employment, work and life skills training to adults with disabilities. We believe in helping the community around us, and it’s a major part of our drive to be something more than just a business.

Company Mission: Our mission is to deliver excellent customer service, with easy and on-time ordering and delivery, offering products of the highest quality.

Company History: Founded in 1971, we have more than four decades of experience and has cultivated a successful, long-standing position in the marketplace.

ORBIS Partnership: With an exclusive distribution rights of Orbis products, you won’t find a better range or better service anywhere else.



ERL are proud to be in partnership with ORBIS, Europe's leading manufacturer of electrical devices, Electric Vehicle chargers, Time Switches, Motion Presence Detectors, Energy Measurement, Lighting controls, Thermostats, and home automation.

ORBIS is an International Brand with sixty-plus years in the Industry. They have manufactured more than 25 million products, supplying to over sixty countries worldwide. With production centres in four European countries and offices in Germany, Italy and Spain, ORBIS has a truly global reach and reputation.

65 years’ manufacturing

  • Over 25 million products successfully installed
  • Delivered in over 60 countries
  • ORBIS truely are a leading manufacturer
  • Product Range

ORBIS Product Range include the following categories:

  • Electric Vehicle Chargers:
    • Single, 3 Phase | Mode 3 | Type 2 connectors | Wireless & Mobile App connectivity
  • Time Switches:
    • Analogue | Digital | Staircase timers | Token or coin timers | Hour meters
  • Motion Presence Detectors:
    • Motion presence detectors | LED lighting with detectors | Flush ceiling detector lights
  • Climate Control & Home Automation:
    • Analogue, digital | Thermostats | Chronostats | Gas Detectors
  • Outdoor Lighting Management:
    • Astronomic time switches | Twilight switches | Light flux stabilizers-dimmers | Smart cities, remote management
  • Energy Measurement & Management:
    • Single, 3 Phase modular power meters | Analogue | Digital