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Design Consultancy

Electrical engineering and design consultants

Now providing electrical distribution network design, engineering and consulting for all construction projects. 

After decades of designing and delivering power to Western Australia through the grid, we are now helping companies design their own electrical design solutions. Our seamless service means your project is powered by the electricity experts.

Get the power of big thinking when you partner with Western Power for electrical engineering and design consulting in Perth and regional WA.

Whether it’s a greenfield or brownfield development, our electrical engineering consultants will design a compliant distribution network to suit your building needs. Meaning, when you team with us, you only have to deal with a single supplier, from idea to design. How easy is that? One supplier who understands all the regulatory requirements, the latest changes, and who has the design know-how to deliver you the ideal solution for your project, on budget.

The electrical engineering services we provide

  • Private distribution network design. 
  • Consultancy advice and feasibility studies. 
  • Lighting design. 
  • Site compliance inspection reports. 
  • ARC Flash assessments. 
  • Green Star compliance. 
  • Earth Potential Rise investigation and mitigation recommendations. 

We are the electricity experts

For over 70 years, we’ve designed and constructed distribution networks, from the simple to the ultra-complex. Let’s not forget, we designed, built and maintain the grid. So we know our stuff, continually pushing to innovate and create more efficient power solutions. 

It’s this expertise that’s seen us turn our powers to the private sector. Lead by electrical engineering guru, Clayton Vander Schaaf, you can rest assured your project is in the safest, most capable hands when you hand it to us.


“It’s good to know we’ve got the clout of big thinking and big experience for private sector projects”

Clayton Vander Schaaf - Manager Design Consultancy

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Left: Clayton Vander Schaaf, Manager Design Consultancy | Right: Anthony Caranna, Engineer Design Consultancy

Dedicated Project Manager

You won’t get the run-around when you’re working with us. In fact, you’ll have a dedicated project manager to take you from design to completion delight. Your project manager will take the time to understand your needs, then devise a plan to see them fulfilled in minimal time, efficiently and cost effectively.

Dedicated Engineer

Ideas are one thing, execution is another. That’s where your dedicated project engineer comes in. He’ll ensure that all the ideas that you develop, together with Clayton, meet the Australian Standards and statutory requirements. He’s been around for quite some time so he can answer any of your technical questions.

Case study

We recently worked on an exciting project with H&H on the Northam Ecovillage Development. They were looking for a design that powered 250 modular dwellings and shared club room facilities, which were all connected to the SWIS via a single connection point. All the electrical infrastructure in their Strata Title Development was to be owned by the overarching strata company. It was also important to them to incorporate both solar and batteries into the design. Our main design guy, Anthony, worked closely with them to create a bespoke design. And, they were extremely happy: 

“The engineer assigned to do the internal power design has been impressive and we are very satisfied with the outcome of the design work. Importantly, he delivered the required design on time and his proactive approach in seeking feedback and asking questions facilitated good communication between our electrical contractor and ourselves as clients.” 

Chris Harrison – Sales and Operational Director


Let’s get started

To get the right people onto your distribution network design project, follow the enquiry link, email us at or call us on 0439 312 300.