News & Views

Metering Contestability Post Go-Live Update

19th February 2018

Metering Contestability – Metering changes in SA
Post go-live update

SA Power Networks have published an Industry News update today about the Metering Changes in SA. 

Metering Contestability is now in effect and we have been working hard to ensure a smooth transition and will continue with further education... MORE

Security of Payment: High Court Ruling Declares Common Construction Contract Terms Invalid

15th February 2018

The High Court has today handed down two key decisions relating to security of payment - the Probuild and Maxcon decisions. These decisions provide important guidance about... MORE

Metering Contestability Handbook

9th February 2018

Due to changes in the national electricity rules, from 1 December 2017, retailers are responsible for installing all new and replacement electricity meters in South Australia.

All new or replaced meters are required to meet a new minimum standard, with increased functionality compared to traditional meters.

To assist with understanding these changes, SA Power Networks have... MORE

NECA welcomes Tasmanian trade training boost

7th February 2018

The National Electrical and Communications Association (NECA) has welcomed news of Government investment of $7 Million to establish the Tasmanian Trades and Water Centre of Excellence.

Once complete, the ideally located TasTAFE site at Clarence will include new on-site accommodation and purpose-built workshops equipped with the latest technology, ready to train the next generation of... MORE

Tasmanian Pre-Budget Submission 2018/19

19th December 2017

The National Electrical and Communications Association (NECA) has released its Tasmanian Pre-Budget... MORE

Switch On Your Career with NECA Careers & Apprenticeships (NCA)

15th December 2017

Searching for an Exciting, Hands-on Career Path that Opens Doors to a Wide Range of Opportunities?

The Electrotechnology Industry Could Be For You!

The Electrotechnology industry is one of the most diverse and fastest-growing industries in the world and continues to expand into new areas of technology at a rapid pace, making it a dynamic career... MORE

Introducing NECA Careers & Apprenticeships (NCA)

15th December 2017

NECA Careers & Apprenticeships (NCA) was established by the National Electrical and Communications Association (NECA) of South Australia / Northern Territory. NCA is dedicated to the electrotechnology industry and is committed to providing the right people to fulfill the skills needs of today and for the future.

We provide a quality, flexible and cost effective service that... MORE

NECA 2018 Electro-Technology Conference in Fiji

13th December 2017

Join us in Fiji at NECA's 2018 Electro-Technology Conference, 27-31 July 2018, Intercontinental Fiji Golf Resort and Spa

The Conference program is loaded with some interesting speakers, workshops on the theme of Business Improvement... MORE

Is Your Electrician Correctly Licensed?

19th October 2017

NECA SA/NT has teamed up with Consumer and Business Services (CBS) to put together a flyer that members can provide to their customers to explain the electrical licensing system and what the public should be looking for when engaging an electrical contractor to do work in their home.

The aim of the flyer is to educate the public on the importance of using a licensed and insured... MORE

PEER's Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Breakfast Launch

18th October 2017

Our industry training partner, PEER, we would like to invite our members to the breakfast launch of PEER's new Refrigeration and Air Conditioning practical learning centre.

Details of the launch are outlined below:

When: 15 November, 7:15am for 7:30am start

Where: PEER, 1042 Port Road, Albert Park SA 5014

RSVP: By 8... MORE