Standards Australia is the nation's peak standards development organisation. It is a not-for-profit, non-government organisation that coordinates standardization activities and facilitates the development of Australian Standards® by working with Government, industry and the broader Australian community.
Each publication of Standards Australia delivers a net benefit to the Australian people, with a strong focus on internationally aligned documents.
Standards Australia is also Australia's member of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC), providing a direct link to the international arena and creating further standards development efficiencies.
Standards Australia is a company limited by guarantee, with members representing groups interested in the development and application of standards and related products and services.
Through the Standards Development and Accreditation Board (SDAC), other Standards Development Organisations can be accredited to develop Australian Standards.