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Occupational Health and Safety Act, 1993 (Act No. 85 of 1993)


Electrical Installation Regulations, 2009

Incorporation of Safety Standards into Electrical Installation Regulations, 2009

Notice No. R. 243 of 2009


Notice No. R. 243

6 March 2009


I, M M S Mdladlana,  Minister of Labour, after consultation with the Advisory Council for Occupational Health and Safety, hereby, under section 44 of the Occupational Health and Safety Act, 1993 (Act No. 85 of 1993), incorporate into the Electrical Installation Regulations, 2009, the safety standards specified in the Schedule.



M M S Mdladlana

Minister of Labour



Standards of South Africa:


SANS 10086-1: The installation, inspection and maintenance of electrical equipment used in explosive atmospheres Part 1: Installations including surface installations on mines;


SANS 10089-2: The petroleum industry -Part 2: Electrical and other installations in the distribution and marketing sector;


SANS 10108: The classification of hazardous locations and the selection of apparatus for use in such locations; and


SANS 10142-1: The wiring of premises Part 1: Low-voltage installations.