Approval of an Electrical Safety Management Scheme - Tasmania

Service summary

You are required to have this approval if you intend to create an electrical safety management scheme (ESMS) that is intended to be implemented as an alternative to the requirements of the Act.

To be granted approval for a scheme, the applicant must prove it is equivalent to, or superior than, the specified standards / requirements in the Act. The Agency may, before approving the scheme, invite submissions from the public as to the suitability of the scheme. Conditions may also be imposed on any approval granted.

An ESMS must have an approved manager. The Agency will approve a manager if the manager has the necessary financial and technical resources to administer the scheme.

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:

  • appoint a scheme manager
  • comply with formal auditing and reporting processes
  • comply with any restrictions that the Agency specifies.

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 an Electrical Safety Management Scheme - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Department of Justice
Consumer Building and Occupational Services

Act(s) name

Electricity Industry Safety and Administration Act 1997 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries
Department of Justice
Consumer Building and Occupational Services


Mailing address:
PO BOX 56
Rosny Park, Tasmania 7018

Phone:

1300 654 499

Fax:

03 6173 0205
cbosinfo@justice.tas.gov.au

Website:

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