AS NZS 4417.2 PDF

Visit our website and learn more about AS/NZS standards. AS/NZS Regulatory compliance mark for electrical and electronic equipment – Specific requirements for particular regulatory requirements. Shown in the AS/NZS as the relevant standard that can be readily applied to the equipment type or;; Is accepted by the electrical safety regulator as a.

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In some situations, this may be purely an administrative process however in other situations further technical documentation may be required. Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data. Western Australia Refer to the updated information above. This issue affects the installation of household solar power systems in some states and we are conscious that it needs to be addressed quickly.

There are currently 14 certificates for DC isolators listed on the ERAC website, which cover eight brands and over 30 models. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required. To date in Australia, marking of products with the number of the certificate of approval or certificate of suitability has been the usual means of indicating compliance. The Clean Energy Council welcomes nxs to safety outcomes but we are concerned about the way this is being implemented in some states, and believe a longer transition period is required.

Northern Territory Solar installations in NT are not affected at this stage. Victoria Refer to the updated information above. This Part of the Standard deals with the use of the Regulatory Compliance Mark to indicate that a piece of radio apparatus complies with the nze radio apparatus regulations in Australia and New Zealand. Description You are required to comply with this standard if you intend to sell electrical articles.

This part xs the Standard deals with electromagnetic compatibility regulatory requirements in Australia and New Zealand. Solar installations in NT are not affected at this stage. If DC isolators are manufactured or imported in SA prior to 30 Junethey may be sold in SA for a period of up to 6 months after az date i. This standard sets out the kind of electrical articles that require approval. For electrical equipment that is required to be approved by regulators before being placed on the market declared articlesthere are specific regulatory requirements additional to the general requirements given in this Standard.


Home Products DC isolators update. In most states, it is an offence to supply level 3 or prescribed electrical equipment without being approved by a state electrical safety regulator or a JAS-ANZ accredited third party certifier.

Solar Accreditation – Update: Prescribed electrical equipment – DC isolators

There is currently one product listed as being approved and one product listed with a voluntary certificate of suitability. The requirements are now fully harmonized. Of particular importance to the industry, DC isolators will now be classified as a level 3 prescribed item.

Products that have been certified and can be supplied in Victoria can be found in the following register https: Energy Safe Victoria ESV expects suppliers who hold a voluntary certificate of suitability for their DC isolator to work with their certifier to obtain a valid certificate of approval. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies. The following table shows the basic requirements that are applicable. As such, existing stock can be sold out over the next 12 nzw.

This part of the Standard deals with electrical safety ss in Australia and New Zealand. A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave.

Clean Energy Council Insulation Accreditation. Tasmania Refer to the updated information above. By Admin July 16, New products manufactured in Australia or imported into Queensland after the 30 Junemust comply with the requirements of In-Scope Level 3.

ESV has prioritised the processing of these applications. Following our note below from 2 July regarding the issue of appropriately-certified DC isolators, we can confirm the following updated information for each state.

The closing date for comment on these draft zns is 7 September Section 57 of the Act does not provide ESV with an exemption power however; ESV will not immediately strictly enforce the new requirements against installers or suppliers of DC isolators. To obtain a certificate, the products must comply with one of the following: Under the EESS, there is a section in the Regulation which effectively states that existing stock which was imported as level 1 equipment will be continued to be treated as level 1 equipment for 12 months from the date the reclassification came into effect.

The objective of this Standard is to provide a set of outcomes-oriented criteria for the safety of electrical equipment, primarily for use by electrical regulators in relation to products for which regulatory approval before sale is not required non-declared articles.

Ensure your DC Isolators are AS/NZS compliant!

ESV will instead take an educational approach to the supply of unapproved DC isolators in the Victorian market provided, installers make every effort to source and install approved DC isolators and suppliers of DC isolators are in a genuine process of obtaining approval of their product.


Az new product types sourced by an importer would need to comply with level 3 requirements.

For the latest information for Tasmania download their fact sheet. You are required to comply with nzx standard if you intend to sell electrical articles.

AU/NZ Electrical Equipment, Draft Standards for Comment

There are also currently six applications for approval of DC isolators currently with ESV for assessment however, further technical documentation is required to be provided by the applicants in order to progress and finalise those approval applications. There are a number of ways for suppliers to get their product certified. Existing stock already in Australia prior 30th June is considered In-Scope level 1 and can continue being sold until 30 June provided the responsible supplier is registered.

We have noted considerable confusion and frustration today within the solar industry regarding the issue of appropriately-certified DC isolators. It is an offence under section 57 of the Act to supply Level 3 or prescribed electrical equipment that has not been approved by ESV, another electrical safety state regulator or JAS-ANZ accredited third party certifier.

The following draft standards are available for you to comment on. Specifies the requirements for the use of a trademark, called the Regulatory Compliance Mark RCMon electrical and electronic products to indicate compliance with regulations applicable to aspects of the product as covered in other parts of this Standard.

Consumer, Building and Occupational Services Opens in new window. The electrical equipment safety system EESS legislation, which is currently before the Victorian Parliament’s Legislative Council, means that there is currently no requirement for supplier registration or equipment registration in order to supply DC isolators in Victoria. Installer Sign In Search Search for.

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It is understood that electrical regulators will continue to accept such marking for a period, in parallel with the use of the RCM. These regulations are undergoing a transition both aa the means by which compliance is demonstrated, and in terms of harmonization between Australia and New Zealand.

To clarify, that is for existing stock.