Standards New Zealand is New Zealand's leading developer of standards and standards-based solutionsStandards New Zealand

What we do

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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An update on Standards New Zealand work practices

We have been adapting our work practices over the past few weeks. Following the Government’s announcement on Monday, we have moved to work remotely. Read what this means for contacting us, developing and buying standards, and accessing subscriptions. Click on the headline for more information.

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Standards in development

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