The Electricity Supply Act 1995 requires that service providers who undertake customer funded contestable network connection works must be accredited by NSW Department of Planning & Environment.

Sourcing an Accredited Service Provider

An Accredited Service Provider is an individual or an entity accredited in accordance with the Electricity Supply Act 1995 and the Electricity Supply (General) Regulation 2001. Level 1 is network construction, Level 2 is connection services and Level 3 is design.

A list of Accredited Service Providers is maintained by the NSW Department of Planning & Environment. This list, along with its related information, is available on their website or by calling them on 137 788:

Information on Accredited Service Providers

Accredited Service Providers must also be authorised by Endeavour Energy before they can undertake works on or near our network.

In addition to NSW Department of Planning & Environment accreditation of Accredited Service Providers, we pre-qualify Level 1 and Level 3 Accredited Service Providers to undertake the design or construction of transmission assets at voltages between 33,000 and 132,000 volts. A list of pre-qualified ASPs is available here:

Accredited Service Provider levels

Accredited Service Providers may hold one or more levels of accreditation appropriate to the service they provide:

Level 1 - Network constructor

A Level 1 Accredited Service Provider will be required in cases where it is determined that customer funded contestable network augmentation or extension to the network is required following a design of the works being developed by a Level 3 Accredited Service Provider and certified by us.

Level 2 - Service mains constructor

  • Category 1 - connect and disconnect service mains
  • Category 2 - install overhead services
  • Category 3 - install underground services

Level 3 – Network designer

A Level 3 Accredited Service Provider will be required in cases where it is determined that customer funded contestable network augmentation or extension to the network requires the preparation of a design for certification by us.

Information for Accredited Service Providers

Accredited Service Providers authorised to work on our network can access our network standards, plus other technical information, on a dedicated website for which a password is required.

Password holders can log into the site here: Endeavour Energy ASP website