This guide aims to provide information to suppliers on how to commission testing and acquire test reports to support applications for registration under the WELS Act. It also aims to advise on compliance risk management relating to providing test reports and maintaining.
Registration of products under the Water Efficiency Labelling and Standards Act 2005 (the WELS Act) needs to be underpinned by accurate research information on the performance of products as tested by credible laboratories.
The Act, Water Efficiency Labelling and Standards Regulations 2005 (the WELS Regulations) and Water Efficiency Labelling and Standards Determination 2005 (the WELSDetermination, which includes the WELS Standard), together with tools for on-line registration of WELS products, are on the legislation page of the WELS Internet site. The procedure for registration is in Section 4 of the WELS Standard.