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Northern Territory Solar installations in NT are not affected at this stage. 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. Main Content Clean Energy Council. 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.
This issue affects the installation of household solar power systems in some states and we are conscious that it needs to be addressed quickly. Clean Energy Council Insulation Accreditation. For the latest information for Tasmania download their fact sheet.
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. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.
Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data. Follow Us facebook linkedin youtube. By Admin July 16, 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.
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. After 30 June all products must comply with the requirements of In-Scope level 3.
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We zs very conscious of the urgency of this matter and have been in contact with safety regulators and state Ministers today to call for a transition period of at least six months. It also sets out the regulatory compliance mark that should be used to mark this approval.
Solar installations in NT are not affected az this stage. 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 44172 of DC isolators.
There are a number of ways for suppliers to get their product certified. This part of the Standard deals with electromagnetic compatibility regulatory requirements in Australia and New Zealand. This standard sets out the kind of electrical articles that require approval. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.
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 relevant radio apparatus regulations in Australia and New Zealand.
Of particular importance to the industry, DC isolators will now be nzd as a level 3 prescribed item.
Update: Prescribed electrical equipment – DC isolators
Solar installations in NSW are not affected at this stage. These regulations are undergoing a transition both in the means by which compliance is demonstrated, and in terms nxs harmonization between Australia and New Zealand.
To date, ESV has taken an educational approach to the supply of unapproved DC isolators into the Victorian market provided installers made every effort to source and install approved DC isolators, and that suppliers nnzs DC isolators were in a genuine process of obtaining approval of their product.
Western Australia Refer to the updated information above. You are required to comply with this standard if you intend to sell electrical articles. It is an offence under section 57 of the Act to supply 4471.2 3 or prescribed electrical equipment that has not been approved by ESV, another electrical safety state regulator or 4147.2 accredited third party certifier.
To obtain a certificate, the products must comply with one of the following: Products that have been certified and can be supplied in Victoria can be found in the following register https: Electrical articles are electrical appliances or parts of electrical appliances. 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.
The Clean Energy Council welcomes improvements 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. Existing stock already in Australia prior 30th June is considered In-Scope ax 1 and can continue being sold until 30 June provided the responsible supplier is registered.
The following draft standards are available for you to comment on. The a 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. Aw Refer to the updated information above.