Electricity (Safety) Regulations 2010

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Part 5
Safety of installations

57 Low voltage and extra-low voltage installations to comply with AS/NZS 3000
  • (1) Every installation that operates at low voltage or extra-low voltage must comply with either Part 1 or Part 2 of AS/NZS 3000.

    (2) A person who installs any part of a low voltage installation must—

    • (a) before starting the installation, hold a declaration of conformity that complies with regulation 58 for that part of the installation; and

    • (b) ensure that the installation complies with the relevant Part of AS/NZS 3000 identified in the declaration of conformity; and

    • (c) in the case of an installation designed under Part 1 of AS/NZS 3000, ensure that the installation is installed in accordance with the design identified in the declaration of conformity.

    (3) The installer must retain a copy of the declaration of conformity for an installation for at least 3 years, and make a copy of it available to the Secretary on request.

    (4) A person who installs a low voltage installation commits a grade A offence if he or she fails to comply with subclause (2) or (3).

    Compare: SR 1997/60 r 69A