Be sure to use a Master Electrician as they are guaranteed and provide certification.
Master Electricians Hub app
New on the app: You can now do CoCs and ESCs on the latest version of the ME Hub app.
See the ME Hub app page for more info on how to get the updated app, and check out the expanded ME Hub user guide.
Join Master Electricians - we've got you covered
Master Electricians understands the commitments involved in running a business, being an employer and managing the risks. When you become a member, you get access to technical support on the job, business support in the office, and various member discounts and savings deals. Download the brochure.
Workplace Health and Safety (WHS)
To register for a four-hour workshop about improving your WHS, contact your local regional manager:
Mathew Lawrence (Northern Regional Manager)
Rob Ormsby (Central Regional Manager)
Peter Maynard (Southern Regional Manager)
The guide to putting your own WHS Management System together is available for download in the members area of the website. See the 'Up to Speed Guide' and how to use it.
New WHS legislation and rules
New WHS legislation came into force on 4 April 2016. The introduction of the HSW Act is the final major piece of the WHS reform that started in 2013.
New information is available from Worksafe, including a video presentation. The duties of businesses and workers, including an example of electricians on a construction site, is covered from about 14 minutes in. See http://www.business.govt.nz/worksafe/hswa/working-smarter/tools-and-resources.
Master Electricians brand
New Zealand's ‘no-fault’ approach to compensation for personal injury has been in place for over 40 years, and with the introduction of WorkSafe NZ now means an even more cordinated approach to improving New Zealand's health and safety outcomes.
Master Electricians is excited to work with our Accredited Partners in 2016
Accredited Partners support Master Electricians. Please support our Accredited Partners as they support Master Electricians to carry out its good work for the Industry.
Reasons why you should choose a Master Electrician ...
Master Electricians are the only electricians backed by a $10,000 Workmanship Guarantee.
Get advice from a trained and accredited Master Electrician about being energy efficient and saving money. See EcoSmart Electricians.
If you are getting electrical work done and it is a bit more than changing a light bulb you must be given certification.Dave talks about ECANZ ... Dave is a hardworking electrical contractor, just like you.
Dave can tell you all about ECANZ, the only specialist trade association representing electrical contractors in New Zealand.
See how the services, information and support that ECANZ offers can help Dave with running his business.
Thinking about becoming an electrician?
etco* is wholly owned by ECANZ. etco* employs and trains over 500 apprentices; this is the biggest number of apprentices employed by any company in any Industry throughout New Zealand. So when you host an etco* apprentice, you not only benefit industry, New Zealand benefits and you are supporting a company that members own!
To find out more about etco* as an employer or if you are thinking of becoming an apprentice, visit www.etco.co.nz
Check out etco*'s new YouTube clip below: