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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

New standard to target meth-contaminated properties

Standards New Zealand has today released NZS 8510:2017 Testing and decontamination of methamphetamine-contaminated properties, which will provide industry guidance on good practice methods in the testing and clean-up of methamphetamine contamination in houses.

Health and safety

Handbook on managing health-and-safety-related risk

HB 205:2017

Available now
HP side plumbing

Sanitary plumbing and drainage standard recently amended

AS/NZS 3500.2:2015 Amendment 1

Available now