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  • Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Food

    AS 5264
    Olive oils and olive-pomace oils
  • Mining

    HB 239
    Guidance on the repair and overhaul of electrical equipment for explosive atmospheres
  • Manufacturing and Processing

    AS 2700
    Colour standards for general purposes
    AS/NZS 1418.10
    Cranes, hoists and winches - Part 10: Mobile elevating work platforms
    AS/NZS 1554.1
    Structural steel welding - Part 1: Welding of steel structures
    AS/NZS 1554.5
    Structural steel welding - Part 5: Welding of steel structures subject to high levels of fatigue loading
    AS 1397
    Continuous hot-dip metallic coated steel sheet and strip-Coatings of zinc and zinc alloyed with aluminium and magnesium
  • Building and Construction

    AS 2304
    Water storage tanks for fire protection systems
    HB 71
    Reinforced Concrete Design in accordrance with AS 3600-2009
  • Energy

    AS/NZS 4836
    Safe working on or near low-voltage electrical installations and equipment
    AS 5262
    LP Gas mobile industrial direct fired air heaters
    AS 4556
    Indirect gas-fired ducted air heaters
    AS 4564
    Specification for general purpose natural gas
    AS/NZS 60079.25
    Explosive atmospheres - Part 25: Intrinsically safe electrical systems
    AS/NZS 60079.29.4
    Explosive atmospheres - Part 29.4: Gas detectors-Performance requirements of open path detectors for flammable gases
    AS 3580.5.1
    Methods for sampling and analysis of ambient air - Method 5.1: Determination of oxides of nitrogen-Direct-reading instrumental method
    AS 3580.6.1
    Methods for sampling and analysis of ambient air - Method 6.1: Determination of ozone-Direct-reading instrumental method
    AS 3580.7.1
    Methods for sampling and analysis of ambient air - Method 7.1: Determination of carbon monoxide-Direct-reading instrumental method
    AS 3580.14
    Methods for sampling and analysis of ambient air - Part 14: Meterological monitoring for ambient air quality applications
    AS/NZS 60079.15
    Explosive atmospheres - Part 15: Equipment protection by type of protection 'n'
    AS/NZS 60079.31
    Explosive atmospheres - Part 31: Equipment dust ignition protection by enclosure 't'
    AS/NZS 3120
    Approval and test specification—Cord extension sockets
    AS/NZS 60079.10.2
    Explosive atmospheres - Part 10.2: Classification of areas-Combustible dust atmospheres
    AS/NZS 3823.2
    Performance of electrical appliances-Air conditioners and heat pumps - Part 2: Energy labelling and minimum energy performance standards (MEPS) requirements
  • Water and Waste Services

    AS/NZS 4087
    Metallic flanges for waterworks purposes
    AS/NZS 2638.1
    Gate valves for waterworks purposes - Part 1: Metal seated
    AS/NZS 2638.2
    Gate valves for waterworks purposes - Part 2: Resilient seated
    AS 4795.1
    Butterfly valves for waterworks purposes - Part 1: Wafer and lugged
    ATS 5200.501
    Technical Specification for plumbing and drainage products - Part 501: Anti-infiltration overflow-relief device
    AS/NZS 2041.1
    Buried corrugated metal structures - Part 1: Design methods
  • Health and Community Services

    ATS ISO 25237
  • Communications, Information Technology and E-Commerce Services

    AS/NZS 2772.2
    Radiofrequency fields - Part 2: Principles and methods of measurement and computation-3 kHz to 300 GHz
    AS/NZS 60079.18
    Explosive atmospheres - Part 18: Equipment protection by encapsulation 'm'
    AS 2805.14.1
    Electronic funds transfer-Requirements for interfaces - Part 14.1: PIN management and security-General
    AS 4599.1
    Digital television-Terrestrial broadcasting - Part 1: Characteristics of digital terrestrial television transmissions
    AS/NZS 4432.1
    Global maritime distress and safety systems (GMDSS) - Part 1: Radar transponder-Marine search and rescue (SART)-Operational and performance requirements, methods of testing and required test results
  • Public Safety; Public Administration; Business and Management

    HB 141
    Risk financing guidelines
    HB 332
    Coaching in organizations
    AS 2252.3
    Controlled environments - Part 3: Biological safety cabinets Class III-Design
    AS/NZS ISO 9004
    Managing for the sustained success of an organization-A quality management approach