Welcome to Energy Safe Victoria
ESV is a technical and safety regulator responsible for the safe generation, supply and use of electricity, gas and pipelines. A statutory authority, we also licence electricians, manage the Certificate of Electrical Safety Program, conduct community safety campaigns, ensure electrical and gas products are approved and safe for use, and investigate gas and electrical incidents. Read more
Our latest news
New bumper sticker reminds electricians to Never Work Live
Since 2015, five electrical workers under 30 have been killed on the job. The most…
Bushfire Mitigation Audit
ESV has completed an audit of AusNet Services pole safety regime after concerns from stakeholders…
EnergySafe magazine – Summer 2018
In this issue, we announce our partnership with the Clown Doctors from Royal Children’s Hospital….
Discover how to be safe around gas and electricity and become a PowerSafe Buddy!Click here to watch videos and play the games
Camping safely with gas
Don't let your sleeping bag become a bodybag. Never use a portable gas heater in a tent, car or caravan
DIY = DIE
Always use a licensed electrician for all electrical work.
Beware carbon monoxide - it's a silent killer
Get your gas heater serviced and tested
Barbecue safety – look before you cook!
There's an easier way to protect yourself from a gas BBQ fire