Australian Standards

Australian Standards

Below is a list of the relevant Australian Standards regarding sterilisation in Australia.

AS 2182-1988 Sterilisers – Steam – Benchtop
AS 2487-2002 Dry Heat Sterilisers
AS 4343-2005 Pressure Equipment – Hazard Levels
AS NZS 3551-2004 Amdt 1-2005 Technical management programs for medical devices
AS NZS 3760-2010 Admt 1-2011 In-service safety inspection and testing of electrical equipment
AS NZS 4187-2014 Reprocessing of reusable medical devices in health service organisations
AS NZS 4815-2006 Office based health care facilities – Reprocessing of reusable medical and surgical instruments 
AS NZS 3788-2006 Pressure Equipment In Service Inspection
AS 1410-2003 Steriliser – Steam – Pre-vacuum
AS 2192-2002 Steriliser – Steam – Downward-displacement
AS 1210-2010 Pressure vessels
AS 2773.2-1999 Ultrasonic cleaners for health care facilities – Benchtop


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