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What we do

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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

Updated work programme

We have updated our work programme which contains the list of New Zealand and joint standards that are in development and their current status. 

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Root cause analysis

AS/NZS IEC 62740:2016

AS/NZS IEC 62740:2016 available now
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Revision of NZS 3640:2003

Chemical preservation of round and sawn timber

Standards New Zealand is calling for information on timber treatments