Australian New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 4692.1 Electric Water Heaters - Energy Consumption, Performance and General Requirements - Australian Government


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

This standard covers the minimum energy performance requirements for electric water heaters. It specifies test methods and performance and construction requirements for storage water heaters of rated hot water delivery up to 630 L or nominal capacity of 710 L, heat exchanger water heaters with a heat storage volume up to 710 L, and water heaters that use electric resistance as the primary energy source.

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 is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Renewable Energy (Electricity) Act 2000 AG

Regulation(s) name

Renewable Energy (Electricity) Regulations 2001 AG

Administering agency

Clean Energy Regulator

Reporting and Carbon Market Division

Registrations and Reporting

Contact details

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Registrations and Reporting

Reporting and Carbon Market Division

Clean Energy Regulator

Operating address: 5 Farrell Place
Australian Capital Territory 2601
Mailing address: GPO BOX 621
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 02 6159 3100
Phone: 1300 553 542