How much will it cost?
How long will it take?
5-6 business days
in the Perth metro and major regional towns.
10-11 business days
in country and rural areas.
Temporary power supply allows builders and trades to work when there is no permanent connection to the site. To set up an account for temporary electrical supply, contact your retailer and then refer to the options below.
Only licenced electrical contractors can complete this application.
What to include with your application
Retailer reference number
After applying for a new installation with your electricity retailer, you’ll be provided with a retailer reference number for your application. You’ll need a Retailer Reference Number for each new meter to be connected.
Notice of completion number
Building and Energy will provide a completion number after you've lodged that the work for the new installation has been completed through eNotice.
If your project will impact your neighbour’s property by having new assets installed or relocated on or in front of their property, you’ll need their authorisation.