General news

February articles

  • Update from the Manager, Standards New Zealand

    For this month’s update we’re looking at last year in review. We achieved a lot in 2017 in partnership with our domestic and international customers and stakeholders.

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  • NZSE update

    Welcome to the first issue of Touchstone for 2017.  I hope you had a restful and enjoyable break over Christmas and the New Year. Six weeks into the New Year, the Standards Approval Board has met twice and we are already very busy here at Standards New Zealand.

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January articles

  • Update from the Manager, Standards New Zealand

    Welcome to my January update for Touchstone. I am pleased to be able to share a few recent news items where Standards New Zealand has partnered with key stakeholders to facilitate New Zealand’s participation in international standards development and to make it easier for users to access key standards in new ways.

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October articles

  • Update from the Manager, Standards New Zealand

    Welcome to my October update for Touchstone.

    This month we announce the newly amended concrete structures standard, and there is news on innovative thinking from the ISO conference in Berlin and more ...

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  • Latest news from the NZSE

    We celebrated World Standards Day on 14 October by acknowledging the contributions of thousands of experts and volunteers both in New Zealand and around the world to the development of standards.

    We would like to hear your views about adopting an international consumer product safety standard.

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July articles

April articles

March articles

December articles

  • Update from the NZSE

    This is the last Touchstone for 2016. Thank you for all your support of Standards New Zealand during the year. Please accept my best wishes for a safe and happy holiday season and I will be in touch again in February 2017.

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September articles

  • NZSE update

    Welcome to my September update.

    In this month's update there is international news and another batch of older joint standards are proposed for withdrawal. We are seeking your comments.

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