Standards Australia is recognised by the Government as Australia's peak Standards body. It coordinates standardisation activities, develops internationally aligned Australian Standards® that deliver Net Benefit to Australia, and facilitates the accreditation of other Standards Development Organisations.
Through the Australian International Design Awards it promotes excellence in design and innovation.
"Whether it is the topic of regulation, a Standard under development or priorities for an industry, Open Forum adds to the range of initiatives Standards Australia utilises to engage and consult with business, government and the community on what's important to them."
John Tucker, Chief Executive Officer of Standards Australia