Heat Loss Test Procedure for Solar Water Heaters with a Hot Water Storage Tank greater than 630 L - Australian Government


You may require this standard if you intend to manufacture, supply or install a solar water heater with a capacity greater than 630 litres. The storage tank must comply with the requirements set out in this standard.

This document sets out the test conditions, equipment and configuration to be used for heat loss tests of hot water tanks that exceed the upper volume limit of 630L.

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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Renewable Energy Target

Registrations and Reporting

Reporting and Carbon Market Division

Clean Energy Regulator

Mailing address: GPO BOX 621
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 1300 553 542
Phone: 02 6159 3990
Email: retscheme@cleanenergyregulator.gov.au