The Electrical Safety Office (ESO) has primary responsibility for delivery of electrical safety services in Queensland. This office develops and enforces standards for electrical safety, and promotes improved safety performance across the community.
ESO is responsible for:
advisory and enforcement activities to promote compliance with electrical safety laws and standards
information, education and training activities to help industry employees and the community reduce the risk of death and injury from electrocution, fire and explosion, and improve electrical safety
and managing registration, licensing, approval (electrical equipment) and accreditation regimes required under the Electrical Safety Act 2002.