Electricity Safety – New South Wales
Electricity safety – New South Wales
If you are building a new home or planning on doing renovations and require electrical works to be done, you must use a qualified Accredited Service Provider (ASP). More information about the Accredited Service Provider scheme can be found here.
There are three levels of Accredited Service Provider (ASP) who are accredited to perform different types of services. To find an Accredited Service provider visit Energy NSW here.
The Service and Installation Rules (Rules) for New South Wales cover the requirements for the connection of electrical installations. The Rules are used by electricians and Accredited Service Providers and can be viewed here.
You can find your electricity distributor emergency number on your bill.
New South Wales electricity distributors are:
- Endeavour Energy 131 003
- Essential Energy 132 080
- Ausgrid 131 388
For reconnection of smart meters and understanding safety, please click here.
If you’re unsure of who your electricity distributor is, visit the Australian Energy Regulator website to find out. here.
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