• COVID-19
    Code of Practice for Electrical Industry COVID-19
    The government have mandated all businesses must develop and abide by a Code of Practice in relation to COVID-19. This Code is to be implemented and effective as of Monday...
    Consumer Electrical Safety Check campaign
    The domestic market has changed and opened new opportunities. We’ve developed marketing assets for you to offer an In-Home Electrical Safety Check, a paid service relevant to office workers now...
    National CPR & LVR competency assessment during COVID-19
    Have you found yourself in a position where your CPR/LVR training is about to expire? What options do you have during a lockdown to complete this?
    Queensland CPR & LVR training requirements during COVID-19
    Have you found yourself in a position where your CPR/LVR training is about to expire? What options do you have during a lockdown to complete this?
    COVID-19 Travelling in vehicles
    Do you have staff whom travel in the same vehicle? Have you considered how to manage staff in these close proximity environments?
    What does the two person rule mean for me?
    On Sunday 29 March, Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced a tightening on the rules surrounding gatherings, limiting them to two people instead of 10. What does this mean for business?
    Rescue and resuscitation training during the COVID-19 threat
    The ESO has been advised of training access issues due to short notices cancellations and smaller class sizes due to COVID 19. To minimise the impact on industry, while still...
    WA travel restrictions commence midnight Tuesday
    To help reduce the spread of COVID-19, the WA Government is introducing further restrictions on travel within the State from midnight Tuesday 31 March.
    Money in the bank for businesses and jobs
    The Queensland Department of Employment, Small Business and Training (DESBT) has provided a clarification for a scenario where an employer does not have full time work for an apprentice.
    COVID-19 Survival Kit
    All the resources, procedures and templates to support you through this pandemic.
    Managing apprentice obligations as an employer
    The Queensland Department of Employment, Small Business and Training (DESBT) has provided a clarification for a scenario where an employer does not have full time work for an apprentice.
    State Government funding packages
    All State and Territory Governments around the country have announced stimulus packages to address the COVID-19 crisis.
    Managing COVID-19 - Webinar Recording
    As COVID-19 continues to spread across the globe there will be a major impact for employers. This webinar covered potential scenarios that employers may encounter.
    COVID-19 Resources
    MEA has developed a suite of downloadable documents to help you to reduce the risks associated with COVID-19 when dealing with customers.
    COVID-19 Advisory Notice - Customer Contact Precautions
    It is paramount to communicate with your customer prior to engaging in work.
    Workplace measures to protect workers from coronavirus
  • About MEA
    Annual Reports
  • Apprenticeship
    Apprentices
    The following fact sheets contain information that can answer questions you may have about your apprentice.
    Supervision Guides
    Master Electricians Australia has developed a number of comprehensive Apprentice Supervision Policies and Procedures to assist contractors to adequately supervise their apprentices.
    Incentives
    Federal Government incentives are designed to assist employers cover the cost of the off-the-job training component.
  • Business
    Industry Benchmark Survey
    This report contains historical data, allowing you to view industry trends for 2019 and earlier (where data is available). This includes charge out rates, service fees, travelling fees and mark-up.
    Master Electrician logo and branding
    The Master Electricians logo is a symbol of a high quality, safety-conscious electrical business; the very best of the best!
    Marketing Guides
    Marketing is not just about selling and advertising.
    Stationery
    Master Electrician members can purchase discounted stationery and employment guides specifically designed for the electrotechnology industry.
  • COVID-19
    Code of Practice for Electrical Industry COVID-19
    The government have mandated all businesses must develop and abide by a Code of Practice in relation to COVID-19. This Code is to be implemented and effective as of Monday...
    Consumer Electrical Safety Check campaign
    The domestic market has changed and opened new opportunities. We’ve developed marketing assets for you to offer an In-Home Electrical Safety Check, a paid service relevant to office workers now...
    National CPR & LVR competency assessment during COVID-19
    Have you found yourself in a position where your CPR/LVR training is about to expire? What options do you have during a lockdown to complete this?
    COVID-19 Travelling in vehicles
    Do you have staff whom travel in the same vehicle? Have you considered how to manage staff in these close proximity environments?
    What does the two person rule mean for me?
    On Sunday 29 March, Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced a tightening on the rules surrounding gatherings, limiting them to two people instead of 10. What does this mean for business?
    COVID-19 Survival Kit
    All the resources, procedures and templates to support you through this pandemic.
    State Government funding packages
    All State and Territory Governments around the country have announced stimulus packages to address the COVID-19 crisis.
    Managing COVID-19 - Webinar Recording
    As COVID-19 continues to spread across the globe there will be a major impact for employers. This webinar covered potential scenarios that employers may encounter.
    COVID-19 Resources
    MEA has developed a suite of downloadable documents to help you to reduce the risks associated with COVID-19 when dealing with customers.
    COVID-19 Advisory Notice - Customer Contact Precautions
    It is paramount to communicate with your customer prior to engaging in work.
    Workplace measures to protect workers from coronavirus
  • Legal
    Security of payments
    NSW members should note that you will need to alter your payment claim process for contracts entered into after the 21 October 2019.
    Warranty Requirements
    Master Electricians are required to provide a 12 month warranty on their work performed, consequently they need to be aware of the new warranty regulations which came into effect on...
    Faqs
    FAQs of the electrical industry.
    Rise and fall clause
    Rise and Fall Clauses permit the final contract price to be increased or decreased, to take into account increases or decreases in costs incurred by the contractor during construction, which...
    Debt Collection - Letters of Demand
    Even with sound credit management policies and procedures you may still incur bad debts.
  • Safety
    Safety Fact Sheets
    Master Electricians Australia has prepared the following Safe Work Method Statement templates (SWMS) to assist you and your staff to manage hazards and risks
    Safety Authorities
    Contact details for Safety Authorities
  • Technical
    AS/NZS 3010:2017 Amendment 1 - Generating Sets
    AS/NZS3012:2019 Electrical installations - Construction and demolition sites was published on 4 November 2019. The new edition contains several changes from the 2010 edition.
    Generator buying guide
    Before purchasing a generator, you must consider what it will be used for.
    AS/NZS 3000:2018 Swimming & Spa Pools Explained
    Mandatory electrical work is required when installing a swimming or spa pool.
    Electrical inspection for bushfire affected installations
    Lighting Industry Guide explains the National Construction Code
    Two leading lighting industry bodies have jointly published a guide to the energy efficiency rules in the 2019 edition of the National Construction Code.
    New A1 Amendments for the Wiring Rules
    When the new A1 amendments for the 2018 version of the wiring rules are published early in 2020, each state has a specific date when the new amended version becomes...
    AS/NZS3012:2019 Electrical installations - Construction and demolition sites
    AS/NZS3012:2019 Electrical installations - Construction and demolition sites was published on 4 November 2019. The new edition contains several changes from the 2010 edition.
    Severe Weather and Disaster Recovery
    AS/NZS 3000:2018 Documentation
    AS/NZS 3000 Guidance Documents
    Consumer Information Brochure
    This brochure has been designed for members to provide their customers, explaining the Wiring Rules changes.  It may help you if you need to alter quotes to take the changes...
    Safety Inspection and Testing Checklist
    download the MEA Safety Inspection and Testing Checklist
    Electrical Inspections
    The Institute of Electrical Inspectors Australia is a National body representing the Technical Interests of Electrical Inspectors, Electrical Engineers, Electrical Trade Teachers, Electrical Tradespeople, and Electrical Supervisors.
    Electrical Facts Sheets - NSW
    Checking and Testing Forms
    Data And Communications Guides
    Communications Standards
    Regulators And Distributors - NSW
    Contact details for Regulators And Distributors
    Electrical Legislation - NSW
    Important Electrical Legislation information
    Licensing Requirements - NSW
    Licensing Requirement information
    Safety and compliance certificates - NSW
    Safety and compliance certificate information
  • Workplace Relations
    Wage Rates
    A collection of important wage rate sheets
    Fact Sheets - NSW
    A collection of important fact sheets
    Christmas – New Year close down period
    Modern Award Guide 2019
    Workforce Development Tools
    Workforce Development is essentially a human resources strategy that can assist your business in a variety of ways such as:
    Employment Guides
    The following employment guides provide detailed information on how to manage employees. The guides include templates you can customise for your own business needs
  • About MEA
    Annual Reports
  • Apprenticeship
    Apprentices
    The following fact sheets contain information that can answer questions you may have about your apprentice.
    Supervision Guides
    Master Electricians Australia has developed a number of comprehensive Apprentice Supervision Policies and Procedures to assist contractors to adequately supervise their apprentices.
    Incentives
    Federal Government incentives are designed to assist employers cover the cost of the off-the-job training component.
  • Business
    Industry Benchmark Survey
    This report contains historical data, allowing you to view industry trends for 2019 and earlier (where data is available). This includes charge out rates, service fees, travelling fees and mark-up.
    Master Electrician logo and branding
    The Master Electricians logo is a symbol of a high quality, safety-conscious electrical business; the very best of the best!
    Marketing Guides
    Marketing is not just about selling and advertising.
    Stationery
    Master Electrician members can purchase discounted stationery and employment guides specifically designed for the electrotechnology industry.