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The Electrical Safety Regulations, supported with information and guidance from WorkSafe, govern electrical safety, and are intended to support businesses to understand how to manage particular electrical hazards.
Electricity (Safety) Regulations 2010
An introduction to the Electricity (Safety) Regulations 2010 which provide for the safe supply and use of electricity.
Electricity (China Free Trade Agreement) Regulations 2008
An introduction to the Electricity (China Free Trade Agreement) Regulations 2008 which set out the specific requirements that apply to electrical appliances traded under the New Zealand – China free trade agreement.
Electricity (Hazards from Trees) Regulations 2003
Set rules for distances between trees and electrical conductors, sets responsibilities for trimming trees and provides a dispute resolution process.