AS/NZS 4692.2:2005: Electric Water Heaters Part 2: Minimum Energy Performance Standard (MEPS) Requirements and Energy Labelling - Australian Government

Service summary

You may be required to comply with this standard if you intend to manufacture, supply or install a electric water heater. The standard outlines the following:

  • Minimum Energy Performance Standard (MEPS) requirements for various water heaters;
  • Performance criteria that are prerequisites for MEPS compliance;
  • Maximum heat loss targets for a range of electric water heater types;
  • Top Energy Saver Award labelling option; and
  • Energy labelling and MEPS registration application format for storage water heaters.

The standard does not specify safety requirements.

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
Reporting and Carbon Market Division
Registrations and Reporting

Act(s) name

Renewable Energy (Electricity) Act 2000 (Australian Government)

Regulation(s) name

Renewable Energy (Electricity) Regulations 2010 (Australian Government)

Contact details

Enquiries
Clean Energy Regulator
Reporting and Carbon Market Division
Registrations and Reporting


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

Phone:

1300553542

Phone:

02 61593100
enquiries@cleanenergyregulator.gov.au

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