Australian New Zealand Standard AS / NZS 3000:2018 Electrical Installations - Victoria


This Standard applies to electricity network operators and employees involved in design, installation, maintenance and management. This Standard is also known as the Australian / New Zealand Wiring Rules. All electric lines should comply with the minimum clearance requirements set out in this Standard.


These requirements are intended to protect persons, livestock, and property from electric shock, fire and physical injury hazards that may arise from an electrical installation that is used with reasonable care and with due regard to the intended purpose of the electrical installation.

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

Electricity Safety Act 1998 Victoria

Regulation(s) name

Electricity Safety (Bushfire Mitigation) Regulations 2013 Victoria

Administering agency

Energy Safe Victoria

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