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Audit and enforcement
Audits and inspections
Anyone who designs, installs and/or operates electrical or gas installations and networks, or supplies or installs electrical or gas appliances and fittings in New Zealand can be audited by us.Read more
We have a selection of enforcement tools. These include infringement notices, prohibition notices, urgent instructions, warnings, advisories and prosecutions.Read more
Monitoring accidents, incident and alerts
We monitor electrical and gas products, installations and networks, through audits and inspections. This is our proactive approach to ensuring compliance, and promoting the appropriate steps to sourcing and supplying safe products, and to safe installation.Read more