Guidelines and manuals

Guidelines, manuals, resources and information for design and construction of subdivisions, estates, Rate 2 public lighting and Large Customer Connections infrastructure.

Listed below are the main policies, guidelines, standards, specifications, forms and manuals for contestable work.

Guideline for standards, policies, Codes and Acts

Subdivision Standards Guideline - Developer Design and Construct Estates
(PDF 1.3 mb)
4 Aug 2021


The Approved Products List can be found on our Technical Documents webpage under the heading Developer Design & Construct Estates.


All manuals can be found on our Technical Documents webpage.

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