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Standards NZ CE Michelle

Risk management standard and handbook set

We are pleased to offer a risk management standard and handbook as a set to keep you up to date with the latest industry developments in risk management. To make this easier the team has brought together the last publications covering risk management guidelines. The set contains AS/NZS ISO 31000:2009 Risk management — Principles and guidelines and SA/SNZ HB 436:2013 Risk management guidelines — Companion to AS/NZS ISO 31000:2009 … more

IEC Young Professionals Workshop, Tokyo, Japan

The 5th International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) Young Professionals workshop is being held from 10 – 12 November in Tokyo, Japan, and the New Zealand IEC National Committee is now seeking nominations for this year’s workshop. Accommodation and air travel will be paid for by Standards New Zealand for the successful nominee … more

Annual performance and customer satisfaction survey

If you have responded to our annual survey, thank you. If you have not yet responded, we would appreciate it if you could do so by this Friday, 16 May. It is your chance to tell us what you think about Standards New Zealand, what we do well, and what we could do better ... more

New standards cover many sectors

Recent publications available from Standards New Zealand give an indication of the wide range of sectors we cover, from telecommunications and radio, to materials, to electrical, through to health … more

Standards catalogue review

The second batch of standards under review and proposed for withdrawal is now available on our website for comment. These will be available for comment from Monday 28 April 2014 to Monday 30 June 2014 … more

Meritorious Service Awards

We are gearing up for our annual Meritorious Service Awards event which will again be held at Parliament in the banquet hall. The date for the event this year is 26 August. This week, we will be emailing New Zealand committee members asking you to nominate anyone you believe has demonstrated outstanding service in the past year. You may nominate more than one committee member.

National volunteer week

National Volunteer Week is co-ordinated annually by Volunteering New Zealand. Celebrations and events are held across the country to recognise the invaluable contribution made by volunteers in Aotearoa. The week is New Zealand’s largest celebration of volunteering and civic participation, and will be held this year on 15 – 21 June 2014.

Our expert committee members – the people who develop our standards – are volunteers. They tell us they derive a huge sense of satisfaction from participating in the development of standards ... more

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