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Active Projects 5
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International Relationships 1
Published Standards 26
Sub Committees 2
  • This is a list of projects currently being worked on by Standards Australia's Standards Development Team.

    Project Code
    Project Title
    • AS 4688.1

      Furniture – Fixed height chairs Part 1: Human-interface and general requirements

    • AS/NZS 4442

      Office panel systems - workstations and office desks

    • AS/NZS 4610.1

      Furniture – School and educational Part 1: Chairs– Strength, durability and stability

    • AS/NZS 4610.2

      Furniture – School and educational Part 2: Tables– Strength, durability and stability

    • AS/NZS 4610.3

      Furniture – School and educational Part 3: Storage furniture – Strength, durability and stability

  • 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

      Furniture

  • 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 This list does not display the obsolete, superseded, available superseded and withdrawn Standards.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 5079.1-2003

      Filing cabinets - Lateral filing cabinets (ANSI BIFMA X5.2-1997, MOD)

    • AS 5079.1-2003 Rec:2014

      Filing cabinets, Part 1: Mobile pedestals (ANSI BIFMA X5.5-1998- MOD)

    • AS 5079.2-2003

      Filing cabinets - Vertical filing cabinets (ANSI BIFMA X5.3-1997, MOD)

    • AS 5079.2-2003 Rec:2014

      Filing cabinets, Part 2: Vertical filing cabinets (ANSI BIFMA X5.3-1997- MOD)

    • AS 5079.3-2003

      Filing cabinets - Mobile pedestals (ANSI BIFMA X5.5-1998, MOD)

    • AS 5079.3-2003 Rec:2014

      Filing cabinets, Part 3: Mobile pedestals (ANSI BIFMA X5.5-1998- MOD)

    • AS/NZS 3813:2016

      Plastic monobloc chairs

    • AS/NZS 4438:1997

      Height adjustable swivel chairs

    • AS/NZS 4438:1997 AMDT 1

      Height adjustable swivel chairs

    • AS/NZS 4438:1997 Rec:2016

      Height adjustable swivel chairs

    • AS/NZS 4442-1997

      Office desks

    • AS/NZS 4443-1997

      Office panel systems - Workstations

    • AS/NZS 4610.2-1999

      Furniture - School and educational - Chairs - Strength, durability and stability

    • AS/NZS 4610.3-1999

      Furniture - School and educational - Tables and storage furniture - Strength, durability and stability

    • AS/NZS 4688.2:2000

      Furniture - Fixed height chairs - Determination of strength and durability

    • AS/NZS 4688.2:2000 Rec:2016

      Furniture - Fixed height chairs - Part 2: Determination of strength and durability

    • AS/NZS 4688.3:2000

      Furniture - Fixed height chairs - Determination of stability - Upright chairs

    • AS/NZS 4688.3:2000 Rec:2016

      Furniture - Fixed height chairs - Part 3: Determination of stability - Upright chairs

    • AS/NZS 4688.4:2000

      Furniture - Fixed height chairs - Determination of stability - Chairs with tilting or reclining mechanisms when fully reclined and rocking chairs

    • AS/NZS 4688.4:2000 Rec:2016

      Furniture - Fixed height chairs, Part 4: Determination of stability - Chairs with tilting or reclining mechanisms when fully reclined, and rocking chairs

    • AS/NZS 4790:2006

      Furniture - Storage units - Determination of strength and durability

    • AS/NZS 4790:2006 Rec:2016

      Furniture - Storage units - Determination of strength and durability

    • AS/NZS 4829:2006

      Stand alone retail display devices (retail spinners)

    • AS/NZS 4829:2006 Rec:2016

      Stand alone retail display devices (retail spinners)

    • AS/NZS 4935-2009

      Domestic furniture - Freestanding chests of drawers, wardrobes and bookshelves/bookcases - Determination of stability

    • AS/NZS 4935-2009 AMDT 1

      Domestic furniture - Freestanding chests of drawers, wardrobes and bookshelves/bookcases - Determination of stability

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

    Sub Committees