Electrical Safety Regulators
Each state and territory is responsible for upholding electrical safety laws within its jurisdiction, in line with a national framework. A list of regulators by state can be found on the link above.
Exitcycle is a voluntary product stewardship initiative aimed at increasing the recycling rate of end-of-life emergency and exit lighting batteries administered through partnership with the Queensland Department of Environment and Heritage Protection and Lighting Council Australia.
Fluorocycle is a voluntary product stewardship scheme that seeks to increase the national recycling rate of waste mercury-containing lamps administered by Lighting Council Australia.
Illuminating Engineering Society of Australia and New Zealand
The aim of the Society is the advancement of the art and science of illumination and the dissemination of knowledge to all interested parties.
International Association of Lighting Designers
Promoting the practice of excellence in lighting design
Master Electricians Australia
Master Electricians Australia represents the best of the electrical trade across the country. We accredit electrical contractors who can deliver a professional, safe and reliable service.
National Electrical and Communications Association
The body representing the electrotechnology contracting industry.
Voltimum is an independent web technical resource that aims to inform, educate and train its subscribers on all facets of the electrical industry.
ERAC is the council responsible for the liaison between the technical and safety electrical regulatory authorities of eight Australian States/Territories and New Zealand.
Global Lighting Association
The Global Lighting Association is a grouping of peak national and regional lighting associations representing over 5,000 lighting manufacturers and US $50 billion annual sales.
Lighting Council Australia is a member of the Global Lighting Association.
Lighting Council New Zealand
Lighting Council New Zealand represents the New Zealand lighting industry and has a close relationship with Lighting Council Australia.
National Association of Testing Authorities
Australia’s Government-endorsed provider of accreditation for laboratories and similar testing facilities.
The body responsible for the development of technical and business standards in Australia.
CIE — the International Commission on Illumination
An organisation devoted to international cooperation and exchange of information among its member countries on all matters relating to the science and art of lighting.
Lighting Research Centre
US-based lighting research centre – part of the School of Architecture at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Claims to be one of the largest university-based lighting research centres in world.
ISO – international Organization for Standardization
ISO is an independent, non-governmental international organization which develops international standards for products, services and systems.
IEC – International Electrotechnical Commission
IEC is the world’s leading organization for the preparation and publication of International Standards for all electrical, electronic and related technologies
National Electrical Manufacturers’ Association
US industry Association.
AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT SITES
Access to Australian Commonwealth Government information.
Selected useful Federal Government sites