Metrological, Compliance & Standards Industry Links
NMI (Aust) is the approving body for all Trade Measurement Critical Instrumentation & Information and is responsible for policing Australia’s measurement standards.
NATA is Australia’s national laboratory accreditation authority responsible for the accreditation of laboratories, inspection bodies, calibration services, producers of certified reference materials and proficiency testing scheme providers throughout Australia. It is also Australia’s compliance monitoring authority for the OECD Principles of GLP.
SA is Australia’s peak standards development body.
Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) is a statutory authority in the Australian Government Health portfolio. FSANZ develops food standards for Australia and New Zealand.
Coles is committed to offering the best goods possible to our customers. In order to this, Coles is also committed to working with its suppliers to ensure the quality of goods is not compromised during the supply chain.
A principle of the Woolworths business is the safety and standard of all business operations – defining safety, quality and regulatory criteria in their Product Specifications
The Average Quantity System (AQS) confirms the measurement or quantity of packaged goods being sold by measure (weight, volume, length, area or number).
WIAA is the National Body representing companies and businesses engaged in the manufacture/sales and service of laboratory, industrial and retail weighing equipment.
The APPMA is Australia’s national organisation, representing the packaging and processing machinery industry of which A&D Australasia is a proud member. Other members include manufacturers and importers who are major suppliers to the food, beverage, cosmetic, pharmaceutical, veterinary and household packaging industries.
Ai Group is a peak industry association in Australia and are well respected by governments, oppositions and policy makers throughout Australia as a non-partisan organisation which advocates policies that support the economy and the community..
APMP is primarily responsible for developing international recognition of the measurement capabilities of measurement bodies in the Asia-Pacific.
International standards and conformity assessment for government, business and society for all electrical, electronic and related technologies.
IMEKO is a non-governmental federation of 36 member organisations individually concerned with the advancement of measurement technology.
OIML is an intergovernmental treaty organisation which promotes the global harmonisation of legal metrology procedures.
JAS-ANZ is the government-appointed accreditation body for Australia and New Zealand responsible for providing accreditation of conformity assessment bodies in the fields of certification and inspection.
The International Bureau of Weights and Measures institutes are listed here.