The Electrical Workers Registration Board was established in 1992 to promote safety for all New Zealanders by ensuring the competence of electrical and electronic workers.
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Transition to the new EWRB certification scheme is complete. Please refer to Electron Issue 75 on our news page for details.
Useful information for the trade. Find out about registration, licensing, employer licensing and relicensing. Detailed information about limits of work, limited certificates and working overseas. There's also an FAQs section.
If you want to know about careers or review requirements by class, get info about trainees, training providers, exams, practical assessments and competency programmes or find out about safety training for trainees and LCs or recognition of overseas qualifications, you'll find it all in this section, together with FAQs.
For consumers, includes who you can complain about and how to make a complaint. For the trade, includes what to do if you have had a complaint made against you, results of disciplinary hearings and results of prosecutions. Plus FAQs.
Includes videos, forms, news articles, Electron newsletter, media releases and associated archives. You can also find consultation papers, annual reports and teaching & supervision guidelines in this section.