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International Relationships 2
Published Standards 23
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  • This is a list of projects currently being worked on by Standards Australia's Standards Development Team.

    Project Code
    Project Title
    • AS 1604.1

      Revision of AS 1604.1-2012 Specification for preservative treatment-Sawn and round timber

    • AS 1604.1:2012 Amd 1

      Specification for preservative treatment - Sawn and round timber

    • AS/NZS 1604.2

      Specification for preservative treatment - Reconstituted wood-based products

    • AS/NZS 1604.2:2012 Amd 1

      Specification for preservative treatment - Reconstituted wood-based products

    • AS/NZS 1604.3

      Specification for preservative treatment - Plywood

    • AS/NZS 1604.4

      Specification for preservative treatment - Laminated veneer lumber (LVL)

    • AS/NZS 1604.5

      Specification for preservative treatment - Glued laminated timber products

    • AS/NZS 1605.1

      Methods for sampling and analysing timber preservatives and preservative-treated timber, Part 1: ​General requirements, sampling, and determination of sapwood and heartwood presence

    • AS/NZS 1605.2

      Methods for sampling and analysing timber preservatives and preservative-treated timber, Part 2: Determination of preservative penetration by spot tests

    • AS/NZS 1605.3

      Methods for sampling and analysing timber preservatives and preservative-treated timber, Part 3: ​Analysis methods for determination of preservative retention

    • AS/NZS 1605.4

      Methods for sampling and analysing timber preservatives and preservative-treated timber, Part 4: ​Analysis methods for determination of preservative solution concentration

  • The constitution of a Technical Committee consists of the Nominating Organisations that represent various interest groups across the industries. These Nominating Organisations are currently participating in Standards Australia’s Standards Development activity. The Nominating Organisation appoints a representative to represent the views of that organisation’s interest group during the development of a Standard.

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  • Standards Australia participates in Standards development with the International standards bodies as listed below.

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    Organisation
    Title
    • ISO

      Wood materials-durability and preservation - STAND BY

    • ISO

      Timber

  • Below is the list of current Standards developed and published by Standards Australia. This list does not display the obsolete, superseded, available superseded and withdrawn Standards. The published Standards are documents that set out specifications and procedures designed to ensure products, services and systems are safe, reliable and consistently perform the way they are intended to.

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    Designation
    Publication Title
    • AS 1604.1:2012 Amd 1:2017

      Specification for preservative treatment - Sawn and round timber

    • AS 1604.1-2012

      Specification for preservative treatment - Sawn and round timber

    • AS 1729-1994

      Timber - Handles for tools

    • AS 1729-1994 Rec:2016

      Timber - Handles for tools

    • AS 1810-1995

      Timber - Seasoned cypress pine - Milled products

    • AS 1810-1995 Rec:2016

      Timber - Seasoned cypress pine - Milled products

    • AS 2082-2007

      Timber - Hardwood - Visually stress-graded for structural purposes

    • AS 2082-2007 REC:2017

      Timber-Hardwood-Visually stress-graded for structural purposes

    • AS 2796.1-1999

      Timber - Hardwood - Sawn and milled products - Product specification

    • AS 2796.1-1999 Rec:2016

      Timber - Hardwood - Sawn and milled products - Part 1: Product specification

    • AS 2796.2-2006

      Timber - Hardwood - Sawn and milled products - Grade description

    • AS 2796.2-2006 Rec:2016

      Timber - Hardwood - Sawn and milled products - Part 2: Grade description

    • AS 2796.3-1999

      Timber - Hardwood - Sawn and milled products - Timber for furniture components

    • AS 2796.3-1999 Rec:2016

      Timber - Hardwood - Sawn and milled products - Part 3: Timber for furniture components

    • AS 2858-2008

      Timber - Softwood - Visually stress-graded for structural purposes

    • AS 3519-2005

      Timber - Machine proof grading

    • AS 3519-2005 Rec:2016

      Timber - Machine proof grading

    • AS 3818.10-2010

      Timber - Heavy structural products - Visually graded-Building poles

    • AS 3818.11-2009

      Timber - Heavy structural products - Visually graded-Utility poles

    • AS 3818.1-2009

      Timber - Heavy structural products - Visually graded - General requirements

    • AS 3818.2-2010

      Timber - Heavy structural products - Visually graded - Railway track timbers

    • AS 3818.3-2010

      Timber - Heavy structural products - Visually graded - Piles

    • AS 3818.4-2010

      Timber - Heavy structural products - Visually graded - Cross-arms for overhead lines

    • AS 3818.5-2010

      Timber - Heavy structural products - Visually graded - Mine lift guides

    • AS 3818.6-2010

      Timber - Heavy structural products - Visually graded - Decking for wharves and bridges

    • AS 3818.7-2010

      Timber - Heavy structural products - Visually graded - Large cross-section sawn hardwood engineering timbers

    • AS 3818.8-2010

      Timber - Heavy structural products - Visually graded - Stumps and sole plates

    • AS 3818.9-2010

      Timber - Heavy structural products - Visually graded-Natural round treated hardwood corbels, girders and stringers

    • AS 4785.1-2002

      Timber - Softwood - Sawn and milled products - Product specification

    • AS 4785.1-2002 Rec:2016

      Timber - Softwood - Sawn and milled products - Part 1: Product specification

    • AS 4785.2-2002

      Timber - Softwood - Sawn and milled products - Grade description

    • AS 4785.2-2002 Rec:2016

      Timber - Softwood - Sawn and milled products - Part 2: Grade description

    • AS 4785.3-2002

      Timber - Softwood - Sawn and milled products - Timber for furniture components

    • AS 4785.3-2002 Rec:2016

      Timber - Softwood - Sawn and milled products - Part 3: Timber for furniture components

    • AS 4786.2-2005

      Timber flooring - Sanding and finishing

    • AS 4786.2-2005 Rec:2016

      Timber flooring - Part 2: Sanding and finishing

    • AS 5604-2005

      Timber - Natural durability ratings

    • AS 5604-2005 AMDT 1

      Timber - Natural durability ratings

    • AS 5604-2005 Rec:2016

      Timber - Natural durability ratings

    • AS 5605 SUPP 1-2007

      Guide to the safe use of preservative-treated timber - Consumer safety information sheet - Copper chromium arsenic(CCA)-treated timber

    • AS 5605 SUPP 1-2007 REC:2017

      Guide to the safe use of preservative-treated timber-Consumer safety information sheet-Copper chromium arsenic(CCA)-treated timber

    • AS 5605 SUPP 2-2007

      Guide to the safe use of preservative-treated timber - Consumer Safety Information Sheet - Alkaline copper quaternary(ACQ)-treated timber

    • AS 5605 SUPP 2-2007 REC:2017

      Guide to the safe use of preservative-treated timber-Consumer Safety Information Sheet-Alkaline copper quaternary(ACQ)-treated timber

    • AS 5605 SUPP 3-2007

      Guide to the safe use of preservative-treated timber - Consumer Safety Information Sheet - Copper azole-treated timber

    • AS 5605 SUPP 3-2007 REC:2017

      Guide to the safe use of preservative-treated timber-Consumer Safety Information Sheet-Copper azole-treated timber

    • AS 5605 SUPP 4-2007

      Guide to the safe use of preservative-treated timber - Consumer Safety Information Sheet - Light oil/organic solvent-borne preservative (LOSP)-treated timber

    • AS 5605 SUPP 4-2007 REC:2017

      Guide to the safe use of preservative-treated timber—Consumer Safety Information Sheet—Light oil/organic solvent-borne preservative (LOSP)-treated timber

    • AS 5605 SUPP 5-2007

      Guide to the safe use of preservative-treated timber - Consumer Safety Information Sheet - Creosote or pigment-emulsified creosote (PEC)-treated timber

    • AS 5605 SUPP 5-2007 REC:2017

      Guide to the safe use of preservative-treated timber-Consumer Safety Information Sheet-Creosote or pigment-emulsified creosote (PEC)-treated timber

    • AS 5605 SUPP 6-2007

      Guide to the safe use of preservative-treated timber - Consumer Safety Information Sheet - Bifenthrin-treated timber

    • AS 5605 SUPP 6-2007 REC:2017

      Guide to the safe use of preservative-treated timber-Consumer Safety Information Sheet-Bifenthrin-treated timber

    • AS 5605-2007

      Guide to the safe use of preservative-treated timber

    • AS 5605-2007 AMDT 1

      Guide to the safe use of preservative-treated timber

    • AS 5605-2007 REC:2017

      Guide to the safe use of preservative-treated timber

    • AS/NZS 1080.1-2012

      Timber - Methods of test - Moisture content

    • AS/NZS 1080.2:2006 Rec:2016

      Timber - Methods of test - Method 2: Slope of grain

    • AS/NZS 1080.2-2006

      Timber - Methods of test - Slope of grain

    • AS/NZS 1080.3:2000 Rec:2016

      Timber - Methods of test - Method 3: Density

    • AS/NZS 1080.3-2000

      Timber - Methods of test - Density

    • AS/NZS 1148:2001 Rec:2016

      Timber - Nomenclature - Australian, New Zealand and imported species

    • AS/NZS 1148-2001

      Timber - Nomenclature - Australian, New Zealand and imported species

    • AS/NZS 1604.2:2012 Amd 1:2017

      Specification for preservative treatment - Reconstituted wood-based products

    • AS/NZS 1604.2-2012

      Specification for preservative treatment - Reconstituted wood-based products

    • AS/NZS 1604.3:2012 Amd 1:2017

      Specification for preservative treatment - Plywood

    • AS/NZS 1604.3-2012

      Specification for preservative treatment - Plywood

    • AS/NZS 1604.4:2012 Amd 1:2017

      Specification for preservative treatment - Laminated veneer lumber (LVL)

    • AS/NZS 1604.4-2012

      Specification for preservative treatment - Laminated veneer lumber (LVL)

    • AS/NZS 1604.5:2012 Amd 1:2017

      Specification for preservative treatment - Glued laminated timber products

    • AS/NZS 1604.5-2012

      Specification for preservative treatment - Glued laminated timber products

    • AS/NZS 1605.1-2006

      Methods for sampling and analysing timber preservatives and preservative-treated timber - General requirements, sampling, and determination of sapwood and heartwood presence

    • AS/NZS 1605.2-2006

      Methods for sampling and analysing timber preservatives and preservative-treated timber - Determination of preservative penetration by spot tests

    • AS/NZS 1605.3-2006

      Methods for sampling and analysing timber preservatives and preservative-treated timber - Analysis methods for determination of preservative retention

    • AS/NZS 1605.4-2006

      Methods for sampling and analysing timber preservatives and preservative-treated timber - Analysis methods for determination of preservative solution concentration

    • AS/NZS 1748.1-2011

      Timber - Solid - Stress-graded for structural purposes - General requirements

    • AS/NZS 1748.1-2011 AMDT 1

      Timber - Solid - Stress-graded for structural purposes

    • AS/NZS 1748.2-2011

      Timber - Solid - Stress-graded for structural purposes - Qualification of grading method

    • AS/NZS 1748.2-2011 AMDT 1

      Timber - Solid - Stress-graded for structural purposes

    • AS/NZS 2843.1:2006 Rec:2016

      Timber preservation plants - Part 1: Timber preservation plant site design

    • AS/NZS 2843.1-2006

      Timber preservation plants - Timber preservation plant site design

    • AS/NZS 2843.1-2006 AMDT 1

      Timber preservation plants - Timber preservation plant site design

    • AS/NZS 2843.1-2006 AMDT 2

      Timber preservation plants - Timber preservation plant site design

    • AS/NZS 2843.2:2006 Rec:2016

      Timber preservation plants - Part 2: Treatment area operation

    • AS/NZS 2843.2-2006

      Timber preservation plants - Treatment area operation

    • AS/NZS 2878-2000

      Timber - Classification into strength groups

    • AS/NZS 4490-2011

      Timber - Solid - Stress-graded for structural purposes - Verification of properties

    • AS/NZS 4490-2011 AMDT 1

      Timber - Solid - Stress-graded for structural purposes - Verification of properties

    • AS/NZS 4491:1997 Rec:2016

      Timber - Glossary of terms in timber related-Standards

    • AS/NZS 4491-1997

      Timber - Glossary of terms in timber related Standards

    • AS/NZS 4787:2001 Rec:2016

      Timber - Assessment of drying quality

    • AS/NZS 4787-2001

      Timber - Assessment of drying quality

  • The Sub Committees within the Technical Committee are listed here.

    Sub Committees