Approval of a Testing Laboratory - Electricity Safety - Australian Capital Territory

Service summary

You will be required to apply for this approval if you intend to operate premises for the testing of electrical equipment and goods prior to sale to the public. All new models and types of electrical equipment or goods must be tested prior to their first sale to the public.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this approval you must:

  • Not have been refused approval under a corresponding law of a State or another Territory;
  • Have the appropriate facilities on premises for testing articles of electrical equipment; and
  • Prove that you can accurately test articles of electrical equipment.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Approval of a Testing Laboratory - Electricity Safety - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Environment and Planning Directorate
Planning and Land Authority

Act(s) name

Electricity Safety Act 1971 (Australian Capital Territory)

Contact details

Enquiries, Licensing Unit
Environment and Planning Directorate
Planning and Land Authority


Operating address:
Ground Floor South, Dame Pattie Menzies House
16 Challis Street
Dickson
Australian Capital Territory 2602
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 158
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601

Phone:

02 62071923

Fax:

02 62071925
actpla.customer.services@act.gov.au

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