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Active Projects 3
Constitution 20
International Relationships 6
Published Standards 50
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 3954

      AS 3954 Motor vehicle driver controls - Adaptive systems for people with disabilities

    • AS 3954.2

      AS/NZS 3954.2 Vehicle controls - Adaptive systems for people with disabilities - Part 2: Hand controls - Product requirements

    • SA TS 3695.3

      SA TS 3695.3 Wheelchairs Part 3: Requirements for designation of powered wheelchair and mobility scooters for public transport and/or road related area use.

  • 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/IEC

      Guidelines for standards developers to address the needs of older persons and persons with disabilities

    • ISO

      Wheelchairs

    • ISO

      Classification and terminology

    • ISO

      Hoists for transfer of persons

    • ISO

      Accessible design

    • ISO

      Assistive products for persons with disability

  • 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 This list does not display the obsolete, superseded, available superseded and withdrawn Standards.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 3696.13-1991

      Wheelchairs - Part 13: Determination of coefficient of friction of test surfaces

    • AS 3696.13-1991 Rec:2014

      Wheelchairs - Part 13: Determination of coefficient of friction of test surfaces

    • AS 3696.5-1989

      Wheelchairs - Part 5: Determination of overall dimensions, mass and turning space

    • AS 3696.5-1989 AMDT 1

      Wheelchairs - Part 5: Determination of overall dimensions, mass and turning space

    • AS 3696.5-1989 Rec:2014

      Wheelchairs - Part 5: Determination of overall dimensions, mass and turning space

    • AS 3696.6-1990

      Wheelchairs - Part 6: Determination of maximum speed, acceleration and retardation of electric wheelchairs

    • AS 3696.6-1990 Rec:2014

      Wheelchairs - Part 6: Determination of maximum speed, acceleration and retardation of electric wheelchairs

    • AS 3954.1-1991

      Motor vehicle controls - Adaptive systems for people with disabilities - Part 1: General requirements

    • AS 3954.1-1991 Rec:2014

      Motor vehicle controls - Adaptive systems for people with disabilities - Part 1: General requirements

    • AS 3954.2-1991

      Motor vehicle controls - Adaptive systems for people with disabilities - Part 2: Hand controls - Product requirements

    • AS 3954.2-1991 Rec:2014

      Motor vehicle controls - Adaptive systems for people with disabilities - Part 2: Hand controls - Product requirements

    • AS EN 12182:2015

      EN12182 - Assistive products for persons with disability. General requirements and test methods (2012)

    • AS/NZS 10542.1:2015

      Technical systems and aids for people with disability - Wheelchair tiedown and occupant-restraint systems - Part 1: Requirements and test methods for all systems (ISO 10542-1:2012, MOD)

    • AS/NZS 3695.1-2011

      Wheelchairs - Part 1: Requirements and test methods for manual wheelchairs

    • AS/NZS 3695.2-2013

      Wheelchairs - Part 2: Requirements and test methods for electrically powered wheelchairs (including mobility scooters)

    • AS/NZS 3695.2-2013 Rul 1:2015

      Wheelchairs, Part 2: Requirements and test methods for electrically powered wheelchairs (including mobility scooters) (Ruling 1 to AS/NZS 3695.2)

    • AS/NZS 3696.19:2009 Rec:2016

      Wheelchairs - Part 19: Wheeled mobility devices for use as seats in motor vehicles (ISO 7176-19:2008, MOD)

    • AS/NZS 3696.19-2009

      Wheelchairs - Part 19: Wheeled mobility devices for use as seats in motor vehicles (ISO 7176-19:2008, MOD)

    • AS/NZS 3696.21:2008 Rec:2016

      Wheelchairs - Part 21: Requirements and test methods for electromagnetic compatibility of electrically powered wheelchairs and motorized scooters

    • AS/NZS 3696.21-2008

      Wheelchairs - Part 21: Requirements and test methods for electromagnetic compatibility of electrically powered wheelchairs and motorized scooters

    • AS/NZS 3696.2-2008

      Wheelchairs - Part 2: Determination of dynamic stability of electric wheelchairs

    • AS/NZS 3856.1:1998 Rec:2016

      Hoists and ramps for people with disabilities - Vehicle-mounted - Part 1: Product requirements

    • AS/NZS 3856.1-1998

      Hoists and ramps for people with disabilities - Vehicle-mounted - Part 1: Product requirements

    • AS/NZS 3856.2:1998 Rec:2016

      Hoists and ramps for people with disabilities - Vehicle-mounted - Part 2: Installation requirements

    • AS/NZS 3856.2-1998

      Hoists and ramps for people with disabilities - Vehicle-mounted - Part 2: Installation requirements

    • AS/NZS 3973:2009 Rec:2016

      Shower/toilet chairs (mobile and static)

    • AS/NZS 3973-2009

      Shower/toilet chairs (mobile and static)

    • AS/NZS 4069-2013

      Bath boards and seats - Product requirements

    • AS/NZS ISO 10535-2011

      Hoists for the transfer of disabled persons - Requirements and test methods

    • AS/NZS ISO 10865.1:2015

      Wheelchair containment and occupant retention systems for accessible transport vehicles designed for use by both sitting and standing passengers - Part 1: Systems for rearward-facing wheelchair-seated passengers

    • AS/NZS ISO 11334.1:2014

      Assistive products for walking manipulated by one arm - Requirements and test methods - Part 1: Elbow crutches

    • AS/NZS ISO 16840.10:2015

      Wheelchairs--Resistance to ignition of non-integrated seat and back support cushions, Part 10: Requirements and test methods

    • AS/NZS ISO 16840.3:2015

      Wheelchair seating, Part 3: Determination of static, impact and repetitive load strengths for postural support devices

    • AS/NZS ISO 16840.4:2014

      Wheelchair seating - Part 4: Seating systems for use in motor vehicles

    • AS/NZS ISO 7176.1:2015

      Wheelchairs - Part 1: Determination of static stability

    • AS/NZS ISO 7176.10-2011

      Wheelchairs - Part 10: Determinaton of obstacle-climbing ability of electrically powered wheelchairs

    • AS/NZS ISO 7176.11-2013

      Wheelchairs - Part 11: Test dummies

    • AS/NZS ISO 7176.14-2013

      Wheelchairs - Part 14: Power and control systems for electrically powered wheelchairs and scooters - Requirements and test methods

    • AS/NZS ISO 7176.16-2013

      Wheelchairs - Part 16: Resistance to ignition of postural support devices

    • AS/NZS ISO 7176.22:2015

      Wheelchairs - Part 22: Set-up procedures

    • AS/NZS ISO 7176.25:2014

      Wheelchairs, Part 25: Batteries and chargers for powered wheelchairs

    • AS/NZS ISO 7176.26-2011

      Wheelchairs - Part 26: Vocabulary

    • AS/NZS ISO 7176.28-2013

      Wheelchairs - Part 28: Requirements and test methods for stair-climbing devices

    • AS/NZS ISO 7176.3:2015

      Wheelchairs, Part 3: Determination of effectiveness of brakes

    • AS/NZS ISO 7176.4-2011

      Wheelchairs - Part 4: Energy consumption of electric wheelchairs and scooters for determinaton of theoretical distance range

    • AS/NZS ISO 7176.8:2015

      Wheelchairs - Part 8: Requirements and test methods for static, impact and fatigue strengths

    • AS/NZS ISO 7176.9-2013

      Wheelchairs - Part 9: Climatic tests for electric wheelchairs

    • AS/NZS ISO 9999-2011

      Assistive products for persons with disability - Classification and terminology

    • SA/SNZ TR ISO 16840.9:2015

      Wheelchair seating, Part 9: Clinical interface pressure mapping guidelines for seating

    • SA/SNZ TS ISO 16840.12:2015

      Wheelchair seating, Part 12: Apparatus and method for cushion envelopment testing

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

    Sub Committees