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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.


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Free availability of COVID-19-related ISO & IEC standards

In the context of the COVID-19 crisis, the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) have made a number of relevant international standards and their national adoptions accessible for free in order to support global efforts to deal with the effects on business and organisations. Click on the headline to find out more.

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