Technical Advice

SAA is not intending to operate a technical advice service for the solar industry as part of the operation of the accreditation scheme. The following organisations provide technical advice and other services to the industry. We suggest looking through the various offers to determine the best fit for you.

Master Electricians Australia (MEA)

  • Access to over 21 relevant electrical standards
  • Workplace advice and HR support for electrical contractors
  • Technical advice for all electrical related enquiries
  • National advocacy support
  • Safety and training programs for electrical contractors
  • Business discounts across a range of suppliers
  • National awards and recognition events
  • State and local events to support members and community

Smart Installer

  • Free access to AS/NZS Solar and Battery Standards
  • Free access to face-to-face Installer Roadshow Events
  • Free online CPD training
  • Quarterly Smart Installer webinars; industry updates and more
  • Ongoing advocacy and industry crisis support
  • Important industry updates and alerts
  • Use of the Smart Energy Council Logo
  • Smart Energy Installer badge


  • Access to toolbox talks
  • Advice docs
  • LearnLAB online CPD
  • Offers and discounts
  • Business Templates
  • Regulatory updates
  • My Jobs tracking tool
  • Events and webinars
  • Industry reference group

Solar Cutters

  • Membership number
  • Access to member logos
  • Free entry to Solar Cutter events
  • Membership card
  • Exclusive welcome pack
  • Online portal with CPD and industry updates
  • Access to AS/NZS Solar and Battery Standards
  • Feedback and voting opportunities

If your organisation offers Technical Advice to the Solar and Battery Industry and you would like your services listed on the SAA website, please email us at