Australian Standards

Guarding and Patrol

AS/NZS 4421:2011– Guard and patrol security services

Security Guard and Detection Dogs

AS 5350.1 – Privately contracted security and detection dogs, Part 1: Acquisition, welfare, training, deployment and retirement

AS 5350.2 – Privately contracted security and detection dogs, Part 2: Training and certification of dogs and handlers

 Risk Management

AS/NZS ISO 31000:2009 – Risk Management Set: Principles and Guidelines

More information can also be found at: http://www.iso.org/iso/home/standards/iso31000.htm

ISO Guide 73 – Risk Management Vocabulary which provides guidance in the use of risk management terminology with the aim of encouraging a coherent approach in this area.

 Security for healthcare facilities

AS 4485.1:2021 Security for healthcare facilities, Part 1: General requirements, and

AS 4485.2:2021 Security for healthcare facilities, Part 2: Procedures guide

CCTV Standards

Video surveillance systems for use in security applications

IEC60839 Alarm and Electronic security systems

This standard applies to electronic access control systems and components intended to be used in security applications for the granting of access and includes requirements for logging, identification and control of information.

  • AS/NZS IEC 60839.11.31 – Alarm and electronic security systems, Part 11.31: Electronic access control systems – Core interoperability protocol based on Web services

Alarm Systems

Wiring rules

For more information: https://www.standards.org.au/engagement-events/flagship-projects/wiring-rules

Cabling Standards

  • AS/CA S009:2020 Installation requirements for customer cabling (Wiring Rules) Updated August 2020
  • AC/CA S008:2020 Requirements for customer cabling products Updated August 2020

For more information: https://www.commsalliance.com.au/Documents/all/Standards

Key smoke detector / Alarm standards

AS 12239-2004 Fire detection and fire alarm systems – Smoke alarms

AS 1603.2-1997 Automatic fire detection and alarm systems – point type smoke detectors Amendment-1998 to AS 1603.2-1997

AS 1603.7-1996 Automatic fire detection and alarm systems – optical beam smoke detectors Amendment-2001 to AS 1603.7-1996

AS 1603.8-1996 Automatic fire detection and alarm systems – multi point aspirated smoke detectors

AS 1670.1-2004 Fire detection, warning, control and intercom systems – system design, installation, and commissioning – Fire Amendment 1-2005 to AS 1670.1-2004

AS 1670.4-2004 Fire detection, warning, control and intercom systems – sound systems and intercom systems for emergency purposes

AS 3786-1993 to AS 3786-2014 Smoke alarms

AS 7240.7-2004 Fire detection and alarm systems – point type smoke detectors using scattered light, transmitted light or ionisation.

AS 7240.12-2007 Fire detection and alarm systems – line type smoke detectors using a transmitted optical beam.

Guide to standards

Guide to Workplace Health and Safety Standards which also includes Security Standards.