Australian Standards are published documents setting out specifications and procedures designed to ensure products, services and systems are safe, reliable and consistently perform in the way they were intended. They establish a common language that defines quality and safety criteria and are used by manufacturers and regulators to achieve consistent outcomes.
The Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA) is the primary reference point for Standards Australia in seeking advice and guidance from dental product manufacturers regarding development of product technical standards. This is primarily facilitated by the nomination by ADIA nominating representatives, of member businesses to serve on Standards Australia technical committees.
As the peak business association representing manufacturers and suppliers of dental products, ADIA nominates representatives to the following Standards Australia committees: