Department of Justice
Auditing of electrical work and the associated electrical safety systems is performed to help ensure the electrical safety legislative obligations are being met and the appropriate standards of work are being applied by electrical licence holders.
Consumer, Building and Occupational Services (CBOS) conducts periodical audits of electrical contractors and their administration of the electrical work they perform, to ensure
Where non compliance issues are identified, remedial actions are applied.
Audits are conducted of approved schemes to ensure the scheme is implemented and applied as detailed in the schemes approval. Any identified non compliance is managed to ensure remedial actions are applied.
The Electrical Safety Inspection Service (ESIS) inspects a percentage of all notified electrical work. This is similar to an audit of the actual electrical work that has been performed, to ensure the electrical work performed by the licensed practitioner, meets the standard of electrical work requirements.
The Electrical Safety Inspection Service monitors the compliance of electrical work against the standards of electrical work requirements through the inspection of notified electrical work.
TechSafe Australia Pty Ltd is contracted to provide the Electrical Safety Inspection Service to the Department of Justice.
The TechSafe electrical compliance inspectors are appointed as Authorised Officers under the:
Where defective or substandard electrical work is identified, the Authorised Officer ensures the installation is safe or made safe, and initiates rectification work through issuing a notice to the person responsbile for the work or the owner of the installation, if the person responsible for the electrical work can not be identified.
Where unsafe electrical infrastructure or installation is identified, the Authorised Officer will ensure the infrastructure or installation is made safe and initiate rectification work through issuing a notice to the owner of the infrastructure or installation.
TechSafe Australia Pty Ltd contact details and address for the notification of electrical work and submission of the Certification of Electrical Compliance, are for;