Working safely and in compliance
This section provides the different requirements and resources available to you, to ensure you are working to the right standards.
In this section
Electrical Worker’s Toolbox
Practical advice on implementing Standards and achieving compliant and safe results across a range of electrical work.
New Zealand Standards
Access NZ Standards for all electrical installations and appliances.
Limits of work
There are 10 classes of registration and each has different limits of work. Check what types of electrical work you are permitted to perform.
You must pass a Board approved competence programme (course) every 2 years to renew your practising licence.
Regulations, rules & guidelines
COCs and ESCs
Information on how to use the Electrical Certificate of Compliances (COCs), Electrical Safety Certificate (ESCs), and other Board certification documents.