Unless you have experience assessing electrical product safety conformance, it can be difficult to ensure the safety and certification of an electrical product you want to buy online If you are [...]
How do I recognise that a proclaimed product has been safety tested in Australia and has been approved for use in Australia?
Products should carry the Regulatory Compliance Mark ( RCM) issued by a recognised Australian regulator or certifier. [...]
What other electrical Items are Proclaimed products that are required to have been safety tested in Australia and approved for use in Australia?
Appliance Connector , Bayonet Lamp holder, Bayonet Lamp holder adaptor, Cable – Building Wire , Cord Extension Socket, Cord-line switch, Decorative Lighting outfit, Double capped light omitting [...]
It is a requirement for all Led Lights with drivers ( power supplies) that are separate but (connected to the fitting via a cord) to have an “Australian Safety Approval” This will be [...]
Ask to see their Electrical Contractors Licence, Visit Consumer and Business Services – www.cbs.sa.gov.au/occupational-licensing-and-registration/find-a-licence-holder/. – Search for an [...]
What sort of documentation should I receive from the electrical contractor when the work is finished?
You should receive a final invoice together with an “Electrical Certificate of Compliance” which details the work undertaken by the electrical contractor at your home. This should be [...]
A few factors to consider when choosing a ceiling fan are: Where it is to be installed The size of the room Is there need for a fan which includes a light The room decor Blade performance needed [...]
Definitely NO!! In South Australia it is illegal for anyone but a qualified electrician to do any domestic wiring or house rewiring. Even if the work has been done to standard it will not pass [...]