The committee's charter is defined in its Terms Of Reference [PDF].
Terms of Reference is subject to change

Active Projects 11
Constitution 23
International Relationships 2
Published Standards 23
Sub Committees 3
Active Projects 11
Constitution 23
International Relationships 2
Published Standards 23
Sub Committees 3
  • 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.

    Constitution
     
  • 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/NZS 1080.2:2006 Rec:2016

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

    • AS/NZS 1080.3:2000 Rec:2016

      Timber - Methods of test - Method 3: Density

    • AS/NZS 1148:2001 Rec:2016

      Timber - Nomenclature - Australian, New Zealand and imported species

    • AS/NZS 2843.1:2006 Rec:2016

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

    • AS/NZS 2843.2:2006 Rec:2016

      Timber preservation plants - Part 2: Treatment area operation

    • AS/NZS 4491:1997 Rec:2016

      Timber - Glossary of terms in timber related-Standards

    • AS/NZS 4787:2001 Rec:2016

      Timber - Assessment of drying quality

    • AS 1729-1994 Rec:2016

      Timber - Handles for tools

    • AS 1810-1995 Rec:2016

      Timber - Seasoned cypress pine - Milled products

    • AS 2796.1-1999 Rec:2016

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

    • AS 2796.2-2006 Rec:2016

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

    • AS 2796.3-1999 Rec:2016

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

    • AS 3519-2005 Rec:2016

      Timber - Machine proof grading

    • AS 4785.1-2002 Rec:2016

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

    • AS 4785.2-2002 Rec:2016

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

    • AS 4785.3-2002 Rec:2016

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

    • AS 4786.2-2005 Rec:2016

      Timber flooring - Part 2: Sanding and finishing

    • AS 5604-2005 Rec:2016

      Timber - Natural durability ratings

    • AS 1604.1:2012 Amd 1:2017

      Specification for preservative treatment - Sawn and round timber

    • AS/NZS 1604.3:2012 Amd 1:2017

      Specification for preservative treatment - Plywood

    • AS/NZS 1604.2:2012 Amd 1:2017

      Specification for preservative treatment - Reconstituted wood-based products

    • AS/NZS 1604.4:2012 Amd 1:2017

      Specification for preservative treatment - Laminated veneer lumber (LVL)

    • AS/NZS 1604.5:2012 Amd 1:2017

      Specification for preservative treatment - Glued laminated timber products

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

    Sub Committees