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

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International Relationships0
Published Standards0
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Active Projects 1
Constitution 18
International Relationships 7
Published Standards 7
Sub Committees 1
  • This is a list of projects currently being worked on by Standards Australia's Standards Development Team.

    Project Code
    Project Title
    • AS 2568

      Purity of medical air produced from on-site compressor systems

  • 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.

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

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    • ISO

      Breathing attachments and anaesthetic machines

    • ISO

      Airways and related equipment

    • ISO

      Respiratory devices and related equipment used for patient care

    • ISO

      Vocabulary and semantics

    • ISO

      Medical gas supply systems

    • ISO

      Suction devices

    • ISO

      Anaesthetic and respiratory equipment

  • 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 This list does not display the obsolete, superseded, available superseded and withdrawn Standards.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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    Publication Title
    • AS 16571:2015

      Systems for evacuation of plume generated by medical devices

    • AS 2120.3-1992

      Medical suction equipment - Suction equipment powered from a vacuum or pressure source

    • AS 2120.3-1992 Rec:2016

      Medical suction equipment - Part 3: Suction equipment powered from a vacuum or pressure source

    • AS 2568-1991

      Medical gases - Purity of compressed medical breathing air

    • AS 2896-2011

      Medical gas systems - Installation and testing of non-flammable medical gas pipeline systems

    • AS 2902-2005

      Medical gas systems - Low pressure flexible hose assemblies

    • AS 2902-2005 Rec:2016

      Medical gas systems - Low pressure flexible hose assemblies

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

    Sub Committees