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Solar installations and small scale generation

On this page and it’s subpages, ESV provides various guidance to ensure compliant solar and small scale generation installations.

Solar installations guidance documents

The Installation and inspection of grid-connected PV systems April 2015 (no battery storage) document has been superseded by Australian standards AS/NZS 5033:2014 (Incorporating Amendment No. 1 and Amendment No. 2) Installation and safety requirements for photovoltaic (PV) array and AS/NZS 4777.1:2016 Grid connection of energy systems via inverters Installation requirement.

Solar installations guidance pages

Solar installations guidance news

  • ERAC (Electrical Regulatory Authorities Council) provides various resources and publications about electrical products, installations and solar / small scale generation.
  • Solar Victoria is responsible for the delivery of the Victorian Government’s Solar Homes Program and provides information for industry and the general public about this and other solar programs.
  • WorkSafe Victoria provide guidance and assistance to ensure all employers and employees have a safe work place in the electrical and solar industry.

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