Standards Australia has a long history with stakeholders in the water and waste sector, as well as in the development of the standards for the plumbing industry. Safety, water efficiency, and sustainability are at the forefront of this sector’s standards development activities.
The AS/NZS 3500, Plumbing and Drainage series of standards is an important part of the plumbing industry, and is often the primary technical pathway for satisfying the requirements of the Plumbing Code of Australia.
Key projects in the sector include:

  • AS/NZS 3500, Plumbing and Drainage series
  • AS/NZS 6400, Water Efficient Products – Rating and Labelling (WELS)

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Sector Manager

Emelia Addo

Emelia Addo

Stakeholder Engagement Manager
  • Oil and Gas
  • Water and Waste Services

+ 61 2 9237 6060

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