Electrical supply standards

Ausgrid's Electricity Supply Standards database

Electricity Supply Standards document the rules for all persons and organisations that connect to the Ausgrid network. Ausgrid will rewrite standards from time to time or make amendments using CIA documents or NSA documents.

StandardAmendments
pdf  Policy for ASP/1 Premises Connections, April 2014
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This document provides details of design and construction requirements to assist connection applicants and Accredited Service Providers (ASPs) in understanding and satisfying their contractual obligations during a project to construct (or relocate) new infrastructure or premises connection assets.
pdf ES1 Premises Connection Requirements
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N.B. Connection Application forms are now part of the NECF.
pdf ES1 Permanent Disconnection Request (23/03/2016) pdf ES1 Applic for CT form (20/06/2013)
pdf ES1 Applic for CT Metering form Application for CT Metering Form
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Applicable from June 2013
pdf ES1 (20/06/2013)
pdf  ES1 Permanent Disconnection Request
101kb
pdf ES1 (20/06/2013)
pdf ES3 Part A Metering Installations - Part A
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This publication provides general information to assist with connection to Ausgrid’s
network and is now issued in two parts.

ES 3 Part A, Metering Installations provides general information to assist with connection of metering equipment to Ausgrid’s network.

ES 3 Part B Technical Specifications for Metering Equipment will contain technical documentation that was previously located in appendices for all metering equipment currently supplied by Ausgrid.
Reference drawings
- high res (individual drawings).
pdf CIA1396 (17/05/2017)
pdf ES3 Part B Metering Equipment Technical Description for Type 5 & Type 6 Metering Installations
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This publication provides general information to assist with connection to Ausgrid’s
network and is now issued in two parts.

ES 3 Part A, Metering Installations will contain all essential information for the connection of all metering within Ausgrid’s Network area.

ES 3 Part B Technical Specifications for Metering Equipment will contain technical documentation that was previously located in appendices for all metering equipment currently supplied by Ausgrid.
pdf ES4 Service Provider Authorisation
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ES4 sets out the mandatory requirements necessary to obtain Authorisation for individuals working for Accredited Service Providers (ASPs) to carry out contestable work on or near Ausgrid’s network system.
pdf ES7 Network Price Guide
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This publication explains the terms and conditions of Ausgrid’s Network Use of System (NUOS) tariffs. It does not address charges for alternative control services.
pdf  Directions for Signing a Deed
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Directions for Signing Deeds of Agreement
pdf Network UG Policy Network Asset Relocation and Undergrounding Policy Guidelines
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This publication outlines the standard Ausgrid policy for dealing with requests from local councils, resident groups or any other party to relocate (including underground) distribution power lines, in situations where these requests can be accommodated by Ausgrid
ES11 Requirements for Connection of Embedded Generators, July 2011

Superceded by the Large Embedded Generators infopack see ausgrid.com.au/embeddedgenerators

This document is obsolete