Electrical Equipment: AS/NZS 3000: AS 60529: Building Code of Australia

AUST – HENDRY building surveyors observe that it is surprising to note that the Building Code of Australia does not specifically reference the Standard AS/NZS 3000: 2007 ‘Electrical Installations’ (known as the Australian/New Zealand Wiring Rules). However, many Australian Standards referenced by the Building Code of Australia in specification A1.3 do reference the the wiring rules.  AS/NZS 3000:2007 ‘Electrical Installations’ requires live parts of electrical systems to be inside a protective… Read more

Electrical Equipment: AS/NZS 3000: AS 60529: Building Code of Australia

AUST – HENDRY building surveyors observe that it is surprising to note that the Building Code of Australia does not specifically reference the Standard AS/NZS 3000: 2007 ‘Electrical Installations’ (known as the Australian/New Zealand Wiring Rules). However, many Australian Standards referenced by the Building Code of Australia in specification A1.3 do reference the the wiring rules.  AS/NZS 3000:2007 ‘Electrical Installations’ requires live parts of electrical systems to be inside… Read more

Protection: Enclosed Electrical Equipment: AS/NZS 3000: AS 60529

AUST – HENDRY building surveyors observe that it is surprising to note that the Building Code of Australia (BCA) does not specifically reference the Standard AS/NZS 3000: 2007 ‘Electrical Installations’ (known as the Australian/New Zealand Wiring Rules). However, many Australian Standards referenced by the BCA in specification A1.3 do reference the the wiring rules.  AS/NZS 3000:2007 ‘Electrical Installations’ requires live parts of electrical… Read more