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  • AS/NZS 3820:2009

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    Essential safety requirements for electrical equipment

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF 1 User, PDF 3 Users, PDF 5 Users, PDF 9 Users

    Superseded date:  03-12-2020

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    Published date:  11-12-2009

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    This Standard sets out requirements for electrical equipment, to ensure that electrical equipment is constructed in accordance with good engineering practice in regard to safety such that it does not endanger the safety of persons (particularly children, the elderly and people with disabilities), domestic animals or property, when properly installed and maintained and used in applications for which it was made.Electrical equipment within the scope of this standard is any equipment designed for use with a supply or output voltage not exceeding 1000 Volts for alternating current and 1500 Volts for direct current and intended for the purposes of generation, conversion, transmission, distribution or utilisation of electricity.Medical electrical equipment and electrical equipment used in hazardous areas are subject to essential safety requirements in addition to those included in this standard.

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    Committee QR-012
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes
    Under Revision

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    First published as AS/NZS 3820:1998.Second edition AS/NZS 3820:2009. Originated in Australia and New Zealand as AS/NZS 3820:1998. Second edition AS/NZS 3820:2009.

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    AS/NZS 60335.1:2002 Household and similar electrical appliances - Safety General requirements (IEC 60335-1 Ed 4.2, MOD)
    AS/NZS 3112:2004 Approval and test specification - Plugs and socket-outlets
    NZS/AS 4558(INT) : 2013 DECORATIVE GAS LOG AND OTHER FUEL EFFECT APPLIANCES
    NZS/AS 3645.1(Int):2010 ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS FOR GAS EQUIPMENT - PART 1: ESSENTIAL SAFETY
    NZS/AS 3645.1:2012 ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS FOR GAS EQUIPMENT - PART 1: ESSENTIAL SAFETY

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    AS 4558-2011 Decorative gas log and other fuel effect appliances
    AS/NZS 5377:2013 Collection, storage, transport and treatment of end-of-life electrical and electronic equipment
    AS 4556-2011 Indirect gas-fired ducted air heaters
    AS 1546.4:2016 On-site domestic wastewater treatment units Domestic greywater treatment systems
    AS/NZS 3000:2018 (Unamended Hardcopy + Amendments) Electrical installations (known as the Australian/New Zealand Wiring Rules)
    AS/NZS 3199:2020 Approval and test specification - Cord extension sets
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