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Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment

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

8 joint Aus-NZ standards proposed for withdrawal

8 joint Australian and New Zealand standards are proposed for withdrawal and the deadline for feedback is Friday 25 January. Affected industries are Public Safety, Public Administration, Business and Management; Consumer Products and Services and Safety; Electrotechnology and Energy; Building and Construction. Read more details here.

Comment on draft standards

Seeking public consultation on draft standards

View the drafts and submit your feedback

Revised standard for residential heating and cooling systems

AS/NZS 5141:2018 available now