Bulletin - November 2018

Bulletin

Revised electrical equipment Regulations proposed
New Victorian Energy Efficiency Target Regulations released

Revised electrical equipment Regulations proposed

Energy Safe VIC has released a discussion paper and proposed Electricity Safety (Equipment Safety Scheme) Regulations 2018 to replace the Electricity Safety (Equipment) Regulations 2009 and enable the implementation of the upcoming Electrical Equipment Safety Scheme changes. The main changes to the Regulations relate to categorising consumer electrical equipment, certificates verifying that equipment complies with relevant standards and regulating second-hand equipment.

 

View and download the discussion paper and draft regulations here.

New Victorian Energy Efficiency Target Regulations released

The Victorian Energy Efficiency Target Regulations 2018 will commence on 10 December 2018, replacing the 2008 Regulations. The new Regulations include updated product requirements and certificate calculation equations for majority of the activities under the Victorian Energy Upgrades program. It also introduces six new gas efficiency activities and removes four activities from the program.

 

Find the latest VEET updates here, the 2018 Principal Regulations – Proposed changes and timelines PDF here and access the Department of Environment. Land,Water and Planning page here.