News and media releases
The draft for TS 3404 Steel corrosion protection is available for public comment . All comments submitted during this period are reviewed by the development committee before the technical specification is balloted on.
The closing date for comments is 16 October 2017.
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.
Freedom campers will now be required to have a usable toilet within their motor caravan or caravan to gain certification under Standards New Zealand’s amended self-contained Standard NZS 5465:2001.
Standards New Zealand is closed for the Queen's Birthday weekend from 5pm on Friday 2 June and will reopen at 8.30am on Tuesday 6 June 2017.
Standards New Zealand is currently reviewing standards that are more than 10 years old. The aged standards review seeks to ensure that New Zealand standards are current and continue to be fit for purpose.
Comments for batch 2 of the standards proposed for withdrawal close 24 May 2017.
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Standards New Zealand is currently reviewing standards that are more than 10 years old. The aged standards review seeks to ensure that they are current and continue to be fit for purpose ... more (external link)
New work item proposals have come out of ISO and we are seeking feedback to determine New Zealand's response to the proposals ... more (external link)
We are seeking comment on several New Zealand and Australian/New Zealand draft standards ... more (external link)
Standards New Zealand will be closed on Monday, 6 February for Waitangi Day. We will reopen at 8am on Tuesday, 7 February.