about Us

The Electrical Engineering Group membership is open to anyone with an interest in Electrical Engineering - including students, technicians, draughts persons, local body, engineering sales staff, management and consultants. As a member, you'll have access to benefits such as: socialising with other like minded professionals, seeing a range of electrical engineering beyond your immediate field, opportunity to grow business and technical contacts.

The Electrical Engineering Group supports those working on extra low, low, medium and high voltages within the built environment, power, industrial, controls and automation sectors of industry and commerce.


This is a technical home for electrical engineering professionals which brings together the extensive skills, expertise and experience of professionals to encourage excellence; influence and promote the highest standards of skills and competence to the industry; gain recognition for and advance the electrical engineering profession.

What we do 

 

The Electrical Engineering Group is in its infancy and the interim committee is developing its objectives, join now to keep up to date. Current member benefits include:

  • Access to an online community for discussion, sharing of information and networking.

  • Attendance at technical presentations, networking events and seminars.

  • Be kept up to date with the latest industry news.

Subcommittees 

 

Australia New Zealand Standards Committees 

At present, the Electrical Engineering Group has members who actively participate in the following standards development committees: 

  • Technical Committee EL025: AS/NZS 1020 Static Electricity 

  • Technical Committee LG-007: AS/NZS 2293 Parts 1 & 3: Emergency Lighting and Exit Signage 

  • Technical Committee EL-001: Compendium of standards including AS/NZS 3000 – Australian/New Zealand Wiring Rules 

  • Technical Committee EL-014: AS/NZS 6009 Explosive Atmospheres 

  • Technical Committee MS-011: AS/NZS 2430: Classification of Hazardous Areas 

  • Technical Committee P4097: NZS 20086 - Light and Lighting - Energy Performance of Lighting in Buildings 

Please get in touch with us here if you have any feedback you’d like to provide regarding the above standards. Also please get in if you would like to, or already, participate on a standards development committee. 

Engineering New Zealand


EEG is a technical group of Engineering New Zealand. Engineering New Zealand is a non-profit membership organisation, dedicated to promoting the interests of engineers and engineering and do so by having a voice on topical issues. Our members are professional, credible and up to date with industry changes. We support them every day to be the best engineers they can be, and shout their contribution to our communities from the rooftops. Put simply, we bring engineering to life. As New Zealand's professional body for engineers since 1914, we create a community of learning, collaboration and support for engineers from all disciplines throughout the lifespan of their careers.