At SEM Solutions we respect the roles of legislation, regulations and standards in the industry.

Enforcing stricter measures will ultimately result in better installation quality and higher levels of compliance. We take pride in our work, which is why all our designs and installations are compliant to all the relevant codes in South Africa.

Legislation, Regulations & Standards

Some of the most relevant codes are:

  • SANS 10142-1
  • International Standards (IEC, BS, EN ISO, etc.)
  • NRS 097-2-1:2017
  • National Energy Act, No. 34 of 2008 (NEA)
  • Electricity Regulation Act, No. 4 of 2006 (ERA)
  • ERA Amendment Act, No. 28 of 2007
  • Updated Schedule 2 of the ERA Amendment Act
  • South African Distribution Grid Code (all parts)
  • South African Transmission Grid Code (all parts)
  • Grid Connection Code for Renewable Power Plants (RPP’s)
  • Grid Connection Code for Battery Energy Storage Facilities (BESF)
  • National Environmental Management Act, No. 107 of 1998 (NEMA)
  • NEMA Regulations
  • Occupational Health and Safety Act, No. 85 of 1993
  • Municipal By-laws

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