The Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA) is the primary reference point for Standards Australian in seeking advice and guidance from dental product manufacturers and suppliers on matters associated with development of product technical standards. This is primarily facilitated by the nomination by ADIA of employees from member businesses to serve on Standards Australia technical committees.
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.
As the peak business organisation representing manufacturers and suppliers of dental products, ADIA is asked by Standards Australia to nominate representatives to the following committees: