Old Alerts

Information Eclipses Ignorance

See the latest Alerts below or click on the Map icons at the bottom of this page for State based Alerts

WEB links

Wiring Rules website

Australian Standards website

SAI Global website

Energy made easy website



December 2012 - ASNZS 3000 Amendment 2 published

May 2012 - ASNZS 3000 Amendment 2 draft out for public comment

September 2011 - Solar Shop information -  Solar Shop - Receivers appointed        Article link

August 2011 - ASNZS 3008.1.1 - 2011 Amendment 1 published

July 2011 - AS/NZS5033:2005 - Under Revision: DR 08062 CP - Installation of photovoltaic arrays. Comment closes 14th August 2011

June 2011

AS/NZS 60079.17:2009/Amdt 1:2011 - Explosive atmospheres - Electrical Installations inspection and maintenance

AS/NZS 60079.29.4:2011Explosive atmospheres - Gas detectors - Performance requirements of open path detectors for flammable gases - published

 AS/NZS 60079.25:2011 Explosive Atmospheres - intrinsically safe electrical systems - published

April 2011 -AS/NZS 3003:2011 Electrical installations - Patient areas published.

November 2010 AS 4741 - 2010 Testing of connections to low voltage electricity networks published.

October 2010 AS NZS 3760: 2010 In-service safety inspection and testing of electrical equipment published

August 2010 Network 7 "Today Tonight" story on imported chinese powerpoints being less than safe.website link then "Video Archives", then "Made in China"

June 2010 DR AS/NZS 4853 Electrical hazards on metallic pipelines (Revision of AS/NZS 4853:2000) is available for download from SAI Global. Public comment closes 20 August 2010.

June 2010 AS/NZS 3012:2010 Electrical Installations - Construction & Demolition sites is now available

May 2010 AS/NZS 60479.1 Effects of current on human beings and livestock - General Aspects is now available.

January 2010 Draft AS4741: Testing of connections to low voltage electricity networks is now closed for public comment.

December 2009 DR 5762, In-service safety inspection and testing of electrical equipment -Repaired electrical equipment

December 2009 AS/NZS 3018 Domestic Installations - is currently under review and will be available for public comment soon

December 2009 AS/NZS 3012 Electrical installations - Construction and demolition sites - public comment is now closed and is in the process of publication

November 2009 AS/NZS 3008.1.1 2009 Electrical Installations -Selection of Cables has now been published and is available from SAI GLOBAL

November 2009 AS/NZS 3012 – 2003  Electrical Installations – Construction and Demolition Sites Revision  DR 09065 CP   was  released for public comment on the 27 October 2009 Standards Australia Online

August 2009 AS3000:2007 FAQ's updated

July 2009 AS3000:2007 Amendment 1 published


Victorian IEI Member Alerts

Regulator: www.esv.vic.gov.au 

Interest Websites:

Who's my Power Distributor: http://new.dpi.vic.gov.au/energy/consumer-information/Electricity-Distributors

Your Choice website: http://www.yourchoice.vic.gov.au/ - Energy retailer choice website 


Victorian Alerts

May 2012 MRL type lifts guidelines May 2012

April 2012 ESV Defect list May 2012

December 2011 Citipower Powercor going Solar

November 2011 ESV Alert - DC Isolators 

October 2011 ESV Construction Supply Guidelines 2011

September 2011 Solar Shop - Receivers appointed

July 2011 ESV Installation requirements Solar PV Grid connect

June 2011 Guidance note - Installation & Inspection of Fuel Cells

May 2011 ESV Grid Connect Solar Inspection Guidelines

February 2011 Victorian SIR Interim Supply Protection Guidelines 2011

January 2011 Electrical Inspectors Guidance notes - Flood Affected properties - download here 

December 2010 Electrical Inspector Guidance notes - Lifts in service - pdf here 

November 2010 Link to the Department of Primary Industries Smart Meter Website where more information can be obtained regarding the smart meter roll out in Victoria. www. new.dpi.vic.gov.au/smart-meters

August 2010  Powercor Solar Installler PFiT seminar presentation - download here

May 2010  Extra Insulation of exposed metal information - download here

May 2010 ESV LEI seminar handout download here

April 2010  Vic Electricity Safety (Registration and Licencing) Regulations 2010 download

March 2010  IEI Grid connect Checklist downloadClean Energy Council Installers Checklist downloadESV Solar Guidance Notes download

March 2010  Vic Electrical Inspectors Guidance Notes - March 2010 download

January 2010  Vic Electrical Inspectors Guidance Notes - January 2010 download

December 2009  Vic Electrical Inspectors Guidance Notes - December 2009 download

December 2009   Electricity Safety (Installation) Regulations 2009 download

December 2009  Electricity Safety Management Regulations 2009 download 

Proudly sponsored by UBC Web Design