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2017 Edition

national industry 811213

Communication Equipment Repair and Maintenance


This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in repairing and maintaining communication equipment without retailing new communication equipment, such as telephones, fax machines, communications transmission equipment, and two-way radios.

The immediate parent of national industry 811213 is international industry 81121: Electronic and Precision Equipment Repair and Maintenance

2017 NAICS Edition Cross References

  • Retailing new cellular telephones and communication service plans, and also providing repair services--are classified in U.S. Industry 517312, Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite); and
  • Repairing stereo and other consumer electronic equipment--are classified in U.S. Industry 811211, Consumer Electronics Repair and Maintenance.


The NAICS editions in which this code was present are indicated below. In the event that a code was changed from the prior edition the equivalent value in that edition is provided for reference.

Edition Existed Equivalent Value
2002 811213
2007 811213
2012 811213
2017 811213
2022 811210

Insurance Industry Mappings

The US Property and Casualty Insurance Industry may use the following classification descriptions which might encompass national industry 811213, Communication Equipment Repair and Maintenance:

  1. answering machine telephone repair
  2. appliance and accessory installation servicing or repair commercial 762
  3. appliance and accessory installation servicing or repair household 762
  4. communication equipment installation and repair
  5. communication equipment repair and maint
  6. communication equipment repair and maintenance
  7. communication equipment service
  8. electrical and electronic repair shop not otherwise classified
  9. electronic and precision equipment repair and maintenance
  10. electronic equipment repair
  11. instrument professional or scientific service or repair shop or field
  12. other service except public administration
  13. radio and television repair shop
  14. repair and maintenance
  15. repair shop other than home entertainment and other electrical appliance
  16. sound and communication equipment sale installation and repair
  17. telephone service or repair by specialist crew of a contractor or other than by telecommunication company
  18. television or radio installation or repair
  19. television or radio receiving set installation or repair
  20. television or radio receiving set installation or repair retail


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