All Certificates of Approval issued by SAA are automatically uploaded to the EESS database. Although most records have been uploaded without a hitch, there are a few instances where an entry has to be corrected manually. Please let us know if you have an entry which needs to be fixed.
A new gazette was published on 7 March 2014. All testing for declared articles submitted after this date must conform with the standards and versions listed in the gazette. The change which will affect our partners the most is to include AS/NZS IEC 61347.2.13:2013 in the power supplies definition. This means that from now on, Australian deviations to the IEC 61347-2-13 must be included when making applications for LED power supplies/drivers. Here is the full list of changes:
SAA Approvals is accredited by the Joint Accreditation Service of Australia and New Zealand (JAS-ANZ) as a third party certification body to issue certificates for electrical equipment that has proven to comply with the safety requirements of the applicable Australian Standard.
SAA Approvals is accepted and gazetted by the New South Wales Fair Trading as a Recognised External Approvals Scheme (REAS) and Queensland Electrical Safety Office as a Recognised External Certification Scheme (RECS).
The General Manager
SAA Approvals Pty Ltd
PO Box 189
Cannon Hill QLD 4170