To re-energise a property or for a new build, a safety certificate is required. Different states and distributors have different requirements.
For a new property or when the electricity has been off for a year, you need to have a Certificate of Electrical Safety.
Once the property has passed the inspection, and we’ve got the certificate, we’ll connect you with Momentum.
You’ll need to get the electrical work up to scratch, have the property reinspected, then email the certificate to us so we can connect you.
The process for reconnecting your electricity depends on your distributor. Find out who you distributor is here.
If your distributor is Ausgrid, for a new property or when the electricity has been off for a year, you need to have a Certificate of Compliance for Electrical Work (CCEW).
We’ll double check it’s all there, and then we can arrange to supply your electricity.
If your distributor is Endeavour Energy, if there are hydroponics onsite, illegal tampering or defects in relation to the connection, you need a Certificate of Compliance for Electrical Work (CCEW).
Arrange for an electrician to complete the inspection, then:
Then we can connect you with Momentum.
If your distributor is Essential Energy, and your electricity supply has been off for 12 months, you’ll need a Certificate of Compliance for Electrical Work (CCEW) before you’re connected to the grid.
Engage an electrician to:
Once this is done, please call us on 1300 662 778 or email email@example.com and we can connect you.
If your distributor in Queensland is Energex and your electricity has been off for 12 months, the energy rules require a visual safety inspection (VSI) before turning the power back on.
When you sign up, we’ll check to see if your property needs one. If it does, we’ll arrange for Energex to visit your site. Appointments are Monday to Friday from either 8am to 1pm or 1pm to 6pm. Energex will check your
entire electrical installation for damage or exposed live parts.
Once your property has passed the VSI, Momentum can arrange to connect your electricity. Energex may charge you for the visual safety inspection. This may cost up to $360.
South Australia Power Networks (SAPN) is the distributor in South Australia. If your electricity has been off for 12 months, you need an electronic Certificate of Compliance (eCOC).
You need to arrange for an electrician to:
Once this is done, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call us on 1300 662 778 so we can connect you.
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