Technical Updates

2018

A summary of the main RCD requirements under the new Wiring Rules - 11 December 2018

Fires from roof-top mounted DC isolators on solar systems - 26 November 2018

Sealing of switchboard cable entries and enclosures - 26 November 2018

Overhead connections - point of attachment - 8 November 2018

Swimming pool bonding requirements - 29 October 2018

Testing 101: Earth Fault-Loop Impedance and Residual Current Devices - 11 October 2018

How to check if customer supplied electrical equipment is compliant - 27 September 2018

Smoke alarm FAQs - 13 September 2018

Mechanical protection of consumer mains - 31 August 2018

Separation of services - 16 August 2018

Residual Current Devices - requirements for existing installations - 2 August 2018

Building permit requirement for solar panels on commercial buildings - 19 July 2018 

New Wiring Rules proposed transition - 5 July 2018

DC Isolating switches in solar PV installations - 5 July 2018

Equipotential bonding of swimming pools - 21 June 2018

Western Power Update - "Fixed Price Service Requests" Price Change - 21 June 2018

TKB - New desktop and mobile phone browser requirement - 21 June 2018

Clarification on Energy Bulletin 82 - Electrical work on transportable structures - 8 June 2018

Security installer licences - 6 June 2018

How to avoid ghost voltages - 17 May 2018

Removal of Service Protective Devices (SPD) – 3 May 2018

Updated standard: AS/NZS 3003:2018 Electrical installations – Patient areas – 3 May 2018

Western Power Contractor Service Requests – 6 April 2018

Prospective Short Circuit Current - 22 March 2018

Switchboards affecting streetscape - 22 March 2018

Residual Current Devices - Clarification - 8 March 2018

Multiple earthed neutrals (MENs) - 8 March 2018

Clarification from EnergySafety regarding RCDs - 22 February 2018

After Diversity Maximum Demand for Sub-Divisions - 8 February 2018

Transportable buildings and double pole switching – 22 January 2018

2017 Updates

2016 Updates