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Appliances and fittings
Product and compliance information to support you and your work such as guidance and templates.Read more
Installations and networks
All electrical installations and works in New Zealand must comply with the fundamental safety requirements and any applicable standards in accordance with the Electrical (Safety) Regulations 2010.Read more
Electrical safety in agriculture
Guidance about electrical safety on farms - including power lines on rural properties and wire strike.Read more
Electrical safety on small construction sites
This guide provides information about electrical supply and safety on small construction sites. It is for a person conducting a business or undertaking (PCBU) who manages or controls a small construction site.Read more
Working near low voltage overhead electric lines
This guide provides information on how to manage the risk of electric shock while work is being done near a live low voltage overhead electric line.Read more
Testing and tagging electrical appliances
Testing and tagging electrical appliances is one useful way to check electrical equipment is safe.Read more