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Active Projects 6
Constitution 24
International Relationships 5
Published Standards 110
Sub Committees 13
Active Projects 6
Constitution 24
International Relationships 5
Published Standards 110
Sub Committees 13
  • This is a list of projects currently being worked on by Standards Australia's Standards Development Team.

    Project Code
    Project Title
    • AS IEC 60601.1.10

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 1.10: General requirements for basic safety and essential performance──Collateral Standard: Requirements for the development of physiologic closed-loop controllers

    • AS IEC 60601.1.11

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 1.11: General requirements for basic safety and essential performance──Collateral Standard: Requirements for medical electrical equipment and medical electrical systems used

    • AS IEC 60601.1.12

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 1.12: General requirements for basic safety and essential performance──Collateral Standard: Requirements for medical electrical equipment and medical electrical systems inten

    • AS IEC 60601.1.2

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 1.2: General requirements for basic safety and essential performance──Collateral standard: Electromagnetic compatibility──Requirements and tests

    • AS IEC 60601.1.9

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 1.9: General requirements for basic safety and essential performance──Collateral Standard: Requirements for environmentally conscious design

    • AS/NZS 4173

      Guide to the safe use of lasers in health care

  • 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
     
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    Organisation
    Title
    • IEC

      Common aspects of electrical equipment used in medical practice

    • IEC

      Diagnostic imaging equipment

    • IEC

      Electromedical equipment

    • IEC

      Electrical equipment in medical practice

    • IEC

      Ultrasonics

  • 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 4545.3-1999

      Radionuclide imaging devices - Characteristics and test conditions - Gamma camera based wholebody imaging systems

    • AS/NZS 4545.1-1999

      Radionuclide imaging devices - Characteristics and test conditions - Positron emission tomographs

    • AS/NZS 4545.2-1999

      Radionuclide imaging devices - Characteristics and test conditions - Single photon emission computed tomographs

    • AS/NZS 4495-1997

      Radiotherapy equipment - Coordinates, movements and scales

    • AS/NZS 4213.1-1994

      Radiotherapy simulators - Functional performance characteristics

    • AS/NZS 4213.2-1994

      Radiotherapy simulators - Guidelines for functional performance characteristics

    • AS/NZS 4184.3.2-1998

      Evaluation and routine testing in medical imaging departments - Acceptance tests - Imaging performance of mammographic X-ray equipment

    • AS/NZS 4184.2.1-1994

      Evaluation and routine testing in medical imaging departments - Constancy tests - Film processors

    • AS/NZS 4184.2.6-1995 AMDT 1

      Evaluation and routine testing in medical imaging departments - Constancy tests - X-ray equipment for computed tomography

    • AS/NZS 4184.2.6-1995

      Evaluation and routine testing in medical imaging departments - Constancy tests - X-ray equipment for computed tomography

    • AS/NZS 4184.1-1994

      Evaluation and routine testing in medical imaging departments - General aspects

    • AS/NZS ISO 11990-2002

      Optics and optical instruments - Lasers and laser-related equipment - Determination of laser resistance of tracheal tube shafts

    • AS/NZS 4274-1995

      X-ray tube assemblies for medical diagnosis - Characteristics of focal spots

    • AS/NZS 3824-1998

      Guidelines for radiotherapy treatment rooms design

    • AS/NZS 3200.2.13-2005

      Medical electrical equipment - Particular requirements for safety - Anaesthetic systems

    • AS/NZS 3200.2.30-2001

      Medical electrical equipment - Particular requirements for safety - Automatic cycling non-invasive blood pressure monitoring equipment

    • AS/NZS 3200.2.35-1999

      Medical electrical equipment - Particular requirements for safety - Blankets, pads and mattresses intended for heating in medical use

    • AS/NZS 3200.2.4-2006

      Medical electrical equipment - Particular requirements for safety - Cardiac defibrillators

    • AS/NZS 3200.2.201-2000

      Medical electrical equipment - Particular requirements for safety - Dento-maxillofacial X-ray equipment

    • AS/NZS 3200.2.38-2007

      Medical electrical equipment - Particular requirements for safety - Electrically and manually operated medical beds for adult use (IEC 60601-2-38, Ed.1.0(1996) MOD)

    • AS/NZS 3200.2.26-2005

      Medical electrical equipment - Particular requirements for safety - Electroencephalographs

    • AS/NZS 3200.2.40-1999

      Medical electrical equipment - Particular requirements for safety - Electromyographs and evoked response equipment

    • AS/NZS 3200.2.11-1999

      Medical electrical equipment - Particular requirements for safety - Gamma beam therapy equipment

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.2.28:2015

      Medical electrical equipment - Part 2.28: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of X-ray tube assemblies for medical diagnosis

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.2.8:2015

      Medical electrical equipment - Part 2.8: Particular requirements for basic safety and essential performance of therapeutic X-ray equipment operating in the range 10 kV to 1 MV

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.2.29:2015

      Medical electrical equipment - Part 2.29: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of radiotherapy simulators

    • AS/NZS 3130-1995

      Approval and test specification - Beauty therapy equipment

    • AS/NZS 3200.2.25-1993

      Approval and test specification - Medical electrical equipment - Particular requirements for safety - Electrocardiographs

    • AS/NZS 3200.1.4-1997

      Approval and test specification - Medical electrical equipment - General requirements for safety - Collateral Standard: Programmable electrical medical systems

    • AS/NZS 3200.1.1-1995 AMDT 1

      Approval and test specification - Medical electrical equipment - General requirements for safety - Collateral Standard: Safety requirements for medical electrical systems

    • AS/NZS 3200.1.1-1995

      Approval and test specification - Medical electrical equipment - General requirements for safety - Collateral Standard: Safety requirements for medical electrical systems

    • AS/NZS 3200.2.32-1994

      Approval and test specification - Medical electrical equipment - Particular requirements for safety - Associated equipment of X-ray equipment

    • AS/NZS 3200.2.15-1994

      Approval and test specification - Medical electrical equipment - Particular requirements for safety - Capacitor discharge X-ray generators

    • AS/NZS 4188-1994

      Ultrasonics - Continuous-wave Doppler systems - Test procedures

    • AS/NZS 4190-1994

      Ultrasonics - Fields - Guidance for the measurement and characterization of ultrasonic fields generated by medical ultrasonic equipment using hydrophones in the frequency range 0.5 MHz to 15 MHz

    • AS/NZS 4374-1996 AMDT 1

      Ultrasonics - Hand-held probe Doppler foetal heartbeat detectors - Performance requirements and methods of measurement and reporting

    • AS/NZS 4374-1996

      Ultrasonics - Hand-held probe Doppler foetal heartbeat detectors - Performance requirements and methods of measurement and reporting

    • AS/NZS 4713-2002

      Ultrasonics - Physiotherapy systems - Performance requirements and methods of measurement in the frequency range 0.5 MHz to 5 MHz

    • AS/NZS 4511-1999

      Ultrasonics - Pressure pulse lithotripters - Characteristics of fields

    • AS/NZS 4966-2002

      Ultrasonics - Pulsed Doppler diagnostic systems - Test procedures to determine performance

    • AS/NZS 4512-1999

      Ultrasonics - Surgical systems - Measurement and declaration of the basic output characteristics

    • AS/NZS 4714-2000

      Ultrasound power measurement in liquids in the frquency range 0.5 MHz to 25 MHz

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.2.2:2016

      Medical electrical equipment - Part 2-2: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of high frequency surgical equipment and high frequency surgical accessories

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.2.27:2016

      Medical electrical equipment - Part 2-27: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of electrocardiographic monitoring equipment

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.2.45:2015

      Medical electrical equipment - Part 2.45: Particular requirements for basic safety and essential performance of mammographic X-ray equipment and mammographic stereotactic devices

    • AS/NZS 4356.1:1996 Rec:2016

      Medical electrical equipment - Characteristics of electro-optical X-ray image intensifiers - Part 1: Determination of the entrance field size

    • AS/NZS 4356.2:1996 Rec:2016

      Medical electrical equipment - Characteristics of electro-optical X-ray image intensifiers - Part 2: Determination of the conversion factor

    • AS/NZS 4356.3:1996 Rec:2016

      Medical electrical equipment - Characteristics of electro-optical X-ray image intensifiers - Part 3: Determination of the luminance distribution and luminance non-uniformity

    • AS/NZS 4356.4:1996 Rec:2016

      Medical electrical equipment - Characteristics of electro-optical X-ray image intensifiers - Part 4: Determination of the image distortion

    • AS/NZS 3200.2.46-2003

      Medical electrical equipment - Particular requirements for the safety of operating tables

    • AS/NZS 4354-1995

      Medical electrical equipment - Radionuclide calibrators - Particular methods for describing performance

    • AS/NZS 4378-1996

      Characteristics and test conditions of radionuclide imaging devices - Anger type gamma cameras

    • AS/NZS 4394-1996

      Electrical, thermal and loading characteristics of rotating anode X-ray tubes for medical diagnosis

    • AS/NZS 4334-1995 AMDT 1

      Graphic symbols for use on medical electrical equipment

    • AS/NZS 4334-1995

      Graphic symbols for use on medical electrical equipment

    • AS/NZS 3200.2.7-1999

      Medical electrical equipment - Particular requirements for safety - High voltage generators of diagnostic X-ray generators

    • AS/NZS 3200.2.24-1999

      Medical electrical equipment - Particular requirements for safety - Infusion pumps and controllers

    • AS/NZS 3200.2.6-2005

      Medical electrical equipment - Particular requirements for safety - Microwave therapy equipment (IEC 60601-2-6:1984, MOD)

    • AS/NZS 3200.2.200-2005

      Medical electrical equipment - Particular requirements for safety - Oxygen concentrators for individual patient use

    • AS/NZS 3200.2.39-2001

      Medical electrical equipment - Particular requirements for safety - Peritoneal dialysis equipment

    • AS/NZS 3200.2.41-2002

      Medical electrical equipment - Particular requirements for safety - Surgical luminaires and luminaires for diagnosis

    • AS/NZS 3200.2.23-2001

      Medical electrical equipment - Particular requirements for safety - Transcutaneous partial pressure monitoring equipment

    • AS/NZS 3200.2.5-2002

      Medical electrical equipment - Particular requirements for safety - Ultrasonic physiotherapy equipment

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.2.31:2016

      Medical electrical equipment - Part 2.31: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of external cardiac pacemakers with internal power source

    • AS/NZS 4194-1994

      Requirements for the declaration of the acoustic output of medical diagnostic ultrasonic equipment

    • AS/NZS 3551-2012 AMDT 1

      Management programs for medical equipment

    • AS/NZS 3551-2012

      Management programs for medical equipment

    • AS/NZS ISO 15004-2002

      Ophthalmic instruments - Fundamental requirements and test methods

    • AS IEC 60601.2.22:2014

      Particular requirements for basic safety and essential performance of surgical, cosmetic, therapeutic and diagnostic laser equipment

    • AS IEC 60601.2.57:2014

      Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of non-laser light source equipment intended for therapeutic, diagnostic, monitoring and cosmetic/aesthetic use

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.1.3:2015

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 1.3: General requirements for basic safety and essential performance - Collateral Standard: Radiation protection in diagnostic X-ray equipment

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.2.1:2015

      Medical electrical equipment - Part 2.1: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of electron accelerators in the range 1 MeV to 50 MeV

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.2.16:2015

      Medical electrical equipment - Part 2.16: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of haemodialysis, haemodiafiltration and haemofiltration equipment

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.1:2015

      Medical electrical equipment - Part 1: General requirements for basic safety and essential performance

    • AS/NZS 3551:2012 Amd 2:2016

      Management programs for medical equipment

    • AS/NS 4356.5:1996 Rec:2016

      Medical electrical equipment - Characteristics of electro-optical X-ray image intensifiers - Part 5: Determination of the detective quantum efficiency

    • AS/NZS 4356.6:1996 Rec:2016

      Medical electrical equipment - Characteristics of electro-optical X-ray image intensifiers - Part 6: Determination of the contrast ratio and veiling glare index

    • AS/NZS 4356.7:1996 Rec:2016

      Medical electrical equipment - Characteristics of electro-optical X-ray image intensifiers - Part 7: Determination of the modulation transfer function

    • AS/NZS 4580:1999 Rec:2016

      Medical electrical equipment - Digital imaging and communications in medicine (DICOM) - Radiotherapy objects

    • AS/NZS 4543.1-1999

      Protective devices against diagnostic medical X-radiation - Determination of attenuation properties of materials

    • AS/NZS 4543.3-2000

      Protective devices against diagnostic medical X-radiation - Protective clothing and protective devices for gonads

    • AS/NZS 4543.2-1999

      Protective devices against diagnostic medical X-radiation - Protective glass plates

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.2.17:2015

      Medical electrical equipment - Part 2.17: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of automatically-controlled brachytherapy afterloading equipment

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.2.18:2015

      Medical electrical equipment - Part 2.18: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of endoscopic equipment

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.2.21:2015

      Medical electrical equipment - Part 2.21: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of infant radiant warmers

    • AS/NZS 3200.2.34-1996

      Approval and test specification - Medical electrical equipment - Particular requirements for safety - Direct blood-pressure monitoring equipment

    • AS/NZS 3200.2.36-1998

      Approval and test specification - Medical electrical equipment - Particular requirements for safety - Extracorporeally induced lithotripsy

    • AS/NZS 3200.2.202-1996

      Approval and test specification - Medical electrical equipment - Particular requirements for safety - Infant apnoea monitors for domestic use

    • AS/NZS 4358-1996

      Medical diagnostic X-ray equipment - Radiation conditions for use in the determination of characteristics

    • AS/NZS 4356.6-1996

      Medical electrical equipment - Characteristics of electro-optical X-ray image intensifiers - Determination of the contrast ratio and veiling glare index

    • AS/NZS 4356.2-1996

      Medical electrical equipment - Characteristics of electro-optical X-ray image intensifiers - Determination of the conversion factor

    • AS/NZS 4356.5-1996

      Medical electrical equipment - Characteristics of electro-optical X-ray image intensifiers - Determination of the detective quantum efficiency

    • AS/NZS 4356.1-1996

      Medical electrical equipment - Characteristics of electro-optical X-ray image intensifiers - Determination of the entrance field size

    • AS/NZS 4356.4-1996

      Medical electrical equipment - Characteristics of electro-optical X-ray image intensifiers - Determination of the image distortion

    • AS/NZS 4356.3-1996

      Medical electrical equipment - Characteristics of electro-optical X-ray image intensifiers - Determination of the luminance distribution and luminance non-uniformity

    • AS/NZS 4356.7-1996

      Medical electrical equipment - Characteristics of electro-optical X-ray image intensifiers - Determination of the modulation transfer function

    • AS/NZS 4580-1999

      Medical electrical equipment - Digital imaging and communications in medicine (DICOM) - Radiotherapy objects

    • AS/NZS 4537-1999

      Medical electrical equipment - Dosimeters with ionization chambers as used in radiotherapy

    • AS/NZS 4513-1995

      Medical electrical equipment - Fundamental aspects of safety Standards

    • AS/NZS 3200.1.2-2005

      Medical electrical equipment - General requirements for safety - Collateral standard: Electromagnetic compatibility - Requirements and tests

    • AS/NZS 3200.1.8-2005

      Medical electrical equipment - General requirements for safety - Collateral Standard: General requirements, tests and guidance for alarm systems in medical electrical equipment and medical electrical systems

    • AS/NZS 4434.1-1996

      Medical electrical equipment - Medical electron accelerators - Functional performance characteristics

    • AS/NZS 4434.2-1996

      Medical electrical equipment - Medical electron accelerators - Periodic function performance testing

    • AS/NZS 2500-2004

      Guide to the safe use of electricity in patient care

    • AS/NZS 3770-1993

      Guide to the safe use of infusion pumps and controllers

    • AS/NZS 4173-2004

      Guide to the safe use of lasers in health care

    • AS/NZS 2394-1994

      Conditioning equipment for the treatment of nocturnal enuresis (bedwetting)

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.2.25:2016

      Medical electrical equipment - Part 2.25: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of electrocardiographs

    • AS IEC 60601.1.8:2017

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 1.8: General requirements for basic safety and essential performance--Collateral Standard: General requirements, tests and guidance for alarm systems in medical electrical equ

    • AS IEC 60601.1.6:2017

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 1.6: General requirements for basic safety and essential performance--Collateral standard: Usability

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

    Sub Committees