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
Just added: two new Gas Information Sheets
Calling all gasfitters! ESV Gas Operations has added two new Gas Information Sheets. The technical…
Five people poisoned by gas barbecue used indoors over the long weekend.
Five Victorians are counting their blessings after receiving treatment for carbon monoxide poisoning. The…
Vanessa Robinson on life since sons Chase and Tyler died from carbon monoxide exposure
Read Vanessa Robinson’s story in last weekend’s Sunday Herald Sun – the tragedy of losing her…
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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