Dishwasher Electrical Requirements and Breaker Size

GE, Profile, and Hotpoint built-in and portable dishwashers:

  • Requires a 120 volt individual, properly grounded branch circuit with a 3 prong grounding type receptacle, protected by a 15 or 20 amp circuit breaker or time-delay fuse.

For model specific electrical requirements, consult the Installation Instructions. Download a copy of the Installation Instructions.