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Standards New Zealand is a business unit within the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment. We specialise in managing the development of standards. We also publish and sell New Zealand, joint Australia-New Zealand, and international standards.


Latest news

Comment on draft standards

We have draft standards out for public comment including DR 3000:2016  Electrical installations (known as the Australian/New Zealand Wiring Rules) and DR AS NZS ISO 30302 Information and documentation - Management systems for recordkeeping - Guidelines for implementation ... more

HP side windows

Updated glazing standards series

NZS 4223 Parts 1 to 4 have been updated

Updated NZS 4223 Glazing Set available now
TS children playground slide

Playground equipment and surfacing

NZS 5828:2015

Revised standard available now