Document Actions
 

Enforcement

Energy Safety works with manufacturers and importers throughout the audit and investigation process to initiate proactive education strategies and audit programmes that enhance our effectiveness as a safety regulator.

Assessment process

Enforcement of electrical and gas product safety is based on Energy Safety’s observations and assessment of the market. Energy Safety operates in a fair and consistent manner when dealing with non-compliance.

Read more about Assessment process

Warnings & advisories

A warning notice will outline the offence observed and the remedial action to take.

Read more about Warnings & advisories

Infringement notices

An infringement notice will be issued in the form specified in Schedules of the Regulations.

Read more about Infringement notices

Offences & prosecutions

Energy Safety may take prosecution action rather than issue an infringement notice. This will be considered on a case by case basis.

Read more about Offences & prosecutions

Prohibitions & Urgent Instructions

If it is determined that a serious safety risk is occurring or could occur, then a Prohibition or an Urgent Instruction may be issued.

Read more about Prohibitions & Urgent Instructions

Last updated 28 May 2012
Subscribe to updates

Get updates by RSS Get updates by Email or RSS