News & Views

Changes to the way you can handle Low Density Asbestos Boards

15th March 2021

NECA would like to inform members that the Queensland Government is changing its guidance on low-density asbestos fibreboard (LDB), so that it will be classified as friable asbestos-containing material (ACM) in all circumstances. This change will take effect on 1 May 2021. This means that LDB can only legally be removed by a class A asbestos removal licence holder.

These changes may... MORE

Review of QLD's Electrical Safety Act 2002

15th March 2021

Queensland’s current electrical safety laws were last reviewed in 2002 when the Electrical Safety Act 2002 (Qld) (the Act) was first introduced.  Since this time the relevant technological landscape has changed significantly, with electricity generation, supply and distribution transforming in ways not contemplated 20 years ago.

In light of these concerns, the Queensland... MORE

NHP have just launched their Pick A Pack promotion!

5th March 2021

When you go into your local participating electrical wholesale branch, you’ll find a range of packs from ... MORE

LIFESTYLE TRADIE LIVE - Unlock the potential in your electrical business

5th March 2021


Are you ready to build a better, stronger electrical business in 2021?


Lifestyle Tradie will teach you how to transform your electrical business at their one-day FREE Lifestyle Tradie Live event in SYDNEY on 10th March, 2021.

Lifestyle Tradie Live is an education event for tradies and tradie wives... MORE

ABS data highlights confidence in Tasmania

2nd March 2021

Minister for Building and Construction, Elise Archer, says the Tasmanian Government remains focused on growing our economy, getting more Tasmanians back into work and rebuilding a stronger Tasmania. "ABS preliminary construction work data recently released shows that Tasmania had the highest growth of any state in the December 2020 quarter, growing 7 per cent in real seasonally adjusted terms... MORE

Employer Benefits of being with NESS Super

2nd March 2021

NESS Super is the super fund for the electrical, communications, technology and cabling industries.

We have been lighting the way forward for employees, employers and self-employed contractors in the... MORE

Compliant and future ready switchboard solutions

26th February 2021

The upcoming changes in standards relating to LV Switchgear & Control Assemblies will significantly impact the way switchboards are designed and built. The new AS/NZS 61439 standards will require the board builder to ensure that full Design and Routine verification is done on the switchboard and that compliance documentation is available. Electrical contractors will have to take on more... MORE

Managing your Super with NESS is super easy!

11th February 2021

All employers have a responsibility when it comes to superannuation and the Superannuation Guarantee (SG) payments to your employees, whether you have one or more employees. These include:

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Put the Energy into your Super

2nd February 2021

We’re the industry super fund that’s just the right size to deliver strong long-term performance and a more personal connection. We exist to benefit members, not shareholders. Our decisions aren’t driven by the need to generate profits for stakeholders Instead, we’re able to focus on what’s best for our members.


Why choose... MORE

If you are Self-Employed, find out how you can benefit from joining NESS Super!

29th January 2021

NESS Super is not just for employees and contractors but also available to sole traders and partnerships who are not in receipt of Superannuation Guarantee (SG) contributions.


Self-employed contributions... MORE


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