News & Views
NECA, EGT and CET are closed on Wednesday 4 August
4th August 2021
Electrical Work During Lockdown
29th June 2021
Many members are confused about what electrical work can and can’t be done during lockdown.
NECA has been in contact with Building and Energy this morning. In a nutshell:
- B&E’s advice is that electrical workers can continue to work as long as they wear masks.
- B&E is not aware of a specific ban on work being done in private homes.
- However, it is an... MORE
2020 By The Numbers Infographic
24th February 2021
2020/21 Festive season closure period
23rd December 2020
As we prepare to wind down a crazy year and close up shop over the silly season - from Tuesday 22 December, and re-opening on Tuesday 5 January - we do have people on call should you need to get in touch.
If you have an urgent matter relating to:
Reduction of licence and related fees in response to COVID-19
27th October 2020
We have just received notification from Building and Energy that as of tomorrow (28 October), they will be automatically processing waivers on electrical licence fees and commencing the payment of refunds for licence fees that have already been paid.
Payments from 28 October 2020 to 31 March 2021:
- the fee payable for a five-year licence will be discounted by... MORE
Potential implications of Industrial Manslaughter legislation for you and your business
9th July 2020
Sometimes there are critical pieces of legislation that Industry has to fight tooth and nail to prevent, the State Government’s proposed industrial manslaughter legislation is such a law.
It is vital that all contractors familiarise themselves with this legislation because it will criminalise workplace accidents. The Government’s proposed industrial manslaughter law exposes business... MORE
Electrical Contracting Award temporary variation
26th May 2020
SETTING THE FACTS STRAIGHT: Electrical Contracting Award temporary variation
NECA is currently aware of a campaign that is causing unwarranted and unnecessary concern across the industry.
NECA has been in regular communication with the ETU to support employers and their employees to move forward through this difficult period as a result... MORE
Rebranding of ECA WA Inc, CET and EGT
20th May 2020
Coronavirus - Update from ECA WA CEO
19th March 2020
NECA WA - 2019 By The Numbers
13th February 2020