Changes to Australian Standard on connecting generators

A new version of AS/NZS 3010:2017 Electrical installations – Generating sets comes into effect in Tasmania on 8 November 2017 and CBOS will  enforce the new requirements contained within the standard from the date of commencement (download Notice of Commencement). This Standard sets out the minimum safety requirements related to the use of generating sets for the supply of electricity at low voltage, that is, not exceeding 1000 V a.c...

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What do building regulation changes mean for solar PV in Tasmania?
Nov19

What do building regulation changes mean for solar PV in Tasmania?

  Update 27 Nov: the Hon. David O’Byrne, Minister for Workplace Relations will be joining us for the first part of our Hobart event tomorrow. Please arrive by 5pm if possible. Tasmanian building regulations covering solar PV installations changed on 6 November. Join us to find out everything you need to know about the changes. Hobart 5pm Thursday 28 November, Hotel Soho , 124 Davey St (cnr Molle St) Launceston 5:15pm Tuesday 3...

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Amended building regulations
Nov11

Amended building regulations

Last Friday (8 November) Workplace Standards Tasmania released BRAN 03-2013 revised – advice on installation of solar panels (November 2013). Please read the Advisory Note (which contains the full text of the amended regulation) for full details but in summary, the new regulation provides for an exemption from the requirement for a building permit for solar PV installations of up to 38 square metres mounted parallel to the roof...

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