CEO Report

— Adrian O'Connell, Chief Executive

FireMate: Innovative Access to Australian Standards

Power boat standard up to speed

Made to Olympic Standards

Standards committee launched into space industry

NEXTgen 21/22 intake keep to a high standard

ISO/IEC Consultation Session: Findings

In Conversation with Peter Zagorski

International update

Standards Australia represents Australia on the two major international standards development bodies, the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC). Our activities are reported on our International Updates page.

Click here to view our highlights from August (PDF)
  1. Findings from ISO/IEC Consultation Event and Survey
  2. Quality management systems — Guidelines for the application of ISO 9001 in policing organization
  3. Electrical Equipment in Extreme Environments and Disasters: Proposal for a new IEC Standardisation Evaluation Group (SEG)

Sector update

Access the latest standards development news in your industry sector via our Sectors page.

Drafts open for comment

The public comment process provides an opportunity for stakeholders and members of the public to make valuable contributions. Draft standards currently open for comment are available via Connect.


Fisheries Research and Development Corporation update

Having naming standards for the seafood we eat is crucial to improve consumer confidence, fisheries management, market efficiency and food safety.
Funded by the Fisheries Research and Development Corporation, the Australian Fish Names Standards team is working to improve and expand the database of standardised fish names to include aquatic plants as well.
The importance of their work has recently been summarised by Deakin University Students in a short video you can access on LinkedIn and Facebook.


Responsible Wood update