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December 2012 - ASNZS 3000 Amendment 2 published
May 2012 - ASNZS 3000 Amendment 2 draft out for public comment
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
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
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
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
February 2011 Victorian SIR Interim Supply Protection Guidelines 2011
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
December 2009 Electricity Safety Management Regulations 2009 download