Electrical equipment 'Don't DIY' warning signs - Queensland


If you run a business that sells certain types of electrical equipment to the public in Queensland, you must display 'Don't DIY' warning signs.

This applies to face-to-face as well as online selling but generally does not apply to garage sales, jumble sales, fetes - unless a person sells at these events as part of a business.

Service type

Advisory Material

Advisory material provides advice and guidance in undertaking a business.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Common All Don't DIY warning signs (Opens in new window)

Additional information

Download free sample templates of 'Don't DIY' warning signs from the Electrical Safety Office in various sizes in PDF format to help you to comply with the requirements.

If you prefer, you can develop your own signage to suit your specific retail environment. However, you must ensure it complies with the requirements of Part 8, Division 1 of the Electrical Safety Regulation 2013.

Administering agency

Office of Industrial Relations

Electrical Safety Office

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Electrical Equipment Safety

Electrical Equipment Safety and Licensing

Electrical Safety Office

Office of Industrial Relations

Mailing address: Electrical Licence Processing Services
PO BOX 820
Lutwyche, Queensland 4030
Phone: 1300 362 128
Email: equipmentsafety@oir.qld.gov.au
Website: Electrical Safety (Opens in new window)