Australian Standard AS 2712-2007 - Solar and Heat Pump Water Heaters Design and Construction - Australian Government

Service summary

You may be required to comply with this standard if you intend to manufacture, supply or install a solar water heater.

Renewable energy certificates may be created for installations of solar water heaters, providing the solar water heater meets certain conditions. One of these conditions is that the solar water heater has been given product certification by an accredited body in accordance with this Standard.

This Standard specifies requirements for the design and construction of solar and heat pump hot water supply systems for household premises and for commercial and industrial installations comparable with household installations, intended to deliver potable water of acceptable quality.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

Clean Energy Regulator
Renewables & Carbon Farming Division

Act(s) name

Renewable Energy (Electricity) Act 2000 (Australian Government)

Regulation(s) name

Renewable Energy (Electricity) Regulations 2001 (Australian Government)

Contact details

Enquiries
Clean Energy Regulator
Renewables & Carbon Farming Division


Operating address:
5 Farrell Place
Canberra
Australian Capital Territory 2601
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 621
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601

Phone:

1300553542

Phone:

02 61593961
enquiries@cleanenergyregulator.gov.au

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