AS 62271.1-2012 High-voltage Switchgear and Controlgear - Common Specifications - Western Australia


Note that this standard has been updated and you may need to meet the requirements set out in AS 62271.1:2019 High-voltage switchgear and controlgear - Common specifications for alternating current switchgear and controlgear.

You may need to comply with this standard if you intend to install and operate high-voltage switchgear and controlgear.

This standard specifies the applications of alternative current switchgear and controlgear designed for indoor and / or outdoor installation and for operation at service frequencies up to and including 60 Hertz and having rated voltages above 1000 volts.

Service type

Code of Practice

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Act(s) name

Electricity Act 1945 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Electricity (Network Safety) Regulations 2015 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Energy, Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Building and Energy

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