This application is for negotiating an approved supply point for the installation of a private electricity cable on public land and requesting unmetered installations. AusNet Services is required by Energy Safe Victoria (ESV) to collect plans of all private electricity cables that are installed on public land.
Plans must be provided to us and made available to the general public via the Dial Before You Dig Service.
You must negotiate for an approved supply point before any work commences. If a suitable supply point is not available time delays for construction works may occur.
For an indicative price for a new connection, select the Preliminary Estimate option on the application.
Preliminary Estimates are indicative, meaning the price generated is an office-based assessment.
A Preliminary Estimate is valid for 30 days and has an upfront, non-refundable* fee.
*Note: Preliminary Estimate fees paid are not refundable, however, will be deducted from the cost of the electricity supply works if you proceed with the proposal.
For a fixed price for a new connection, select the Firm Offer option on the application.
Firm Offers are fixed, meaning the price generated is inclusive of the proposed works and contract. A Firm Offer is valid for 60 days and has an upfront, non-refundable* fee.
*Note: Firm Offer fees paid are not refundable, however, will be deducted from the cost of the electricity supply works if you proceed with the proposal.
Exemption from Energy Safe Victoria (ESV)
Unless you’re one of the following, you’ll be required to obtain an exemption from Energy Safe Victoria once AusNet Services has approved your application.
Existing & Proposed Equipment
Estimate, as accurately as possible, the amount of electricity supply (in kilowatts or amps) you plan to use. It is critical that we know your existing or proposed equipment as our design is based upon the information you provide and your requirements.
Information on Proposed Plans
Please ensure your proposed plan includes the following information:
Please contact your Registered Electrical Contractor (REC) if you are unsure about your Electrical Loading requirement.
15-25 Minutes (approximately)