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Work Health and Safety Regulation 2017
Current version for 25 March 2020 to date (accessed 5 April 2020 at 15:19)
145   Meaning of “electrical installation”
(1)  In this Part, electrical installation means a group of items of electrical equipment that—
(a)  are permanently electrically connected together, and
(b)  can be supplied with electricity from the works of an electricity supply authority or from a generating source.
(2)  An item of electrical equipment may be part of more than 1 electrical installation.
(3)  In subclause (1)(a)—
(a)  an item of electrical equipment connected to electricity by a plug and socket outlet is not permanently electrically connected, and
(b)  connection achieved through using works of an electricity supply authority is not a consideration in determining whether or not electrical equipment is electrically connected.