Western Australian Electrical Requirements - Western Australia


You will need to comply with these requirements if you intend to undertake electrical work in Western Australia.

This standard sets out minimum requirements for all electrical installations in Western Australia. Network operators may prescribe additional or enhanced requirements as a condition of connection to their networks.

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.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources Important
Comply All Western Australian Electrical Requirements - PDF (Opens in new window) Important

Act(s) name

Electricity Act 1945 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Electricity (Licensing) Regulations 1991 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Energy, Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Building and Energy

Contact details

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