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New AS/NZS standard for Washing Machines, Tumble Dryers and Commercial Refrigerating Appliances

Standard Australia and Standard New Zealand, the leading developer of Australia and New Zealand’s standards, have published the new Australia/New Zealand (AS/NZS) standards regarding washing machines, tumble dryers and commercial refrigerating appliances.

Washing machines.

September 24, 2020

Written By: Kongpob Rattanakornkun, Australia/New Zealand Regulatory Program Expert

Standard Australia and Standard New Zealand, the leading developer of Australia and New Zealand’s standards, have published the new Australia/New Zealand (AS/NZS) standards regarding washing machines, tumble dryers and commercial refrigerating appliances. Manufacturers can purchase these new standards — including IEC text or excluding IEC text — from the following websites:

Please refer to the summary of new standards:

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AS/NZS 60335.2.7:2020

 

Household and similar electrical appliances - Safety - Part 2.7: Particular requirements for washing machines

- AS/NZS 60335.2.7:2020 is an adoption with national modification of IEC 60335-2-7 Edition 8.

 

- AS/NZS 60335.2.7:2020 will supersede AS/NZS 60335.2.7:2012 on 26 June 2023. During this period AS/NZS 60335.2.7:2012 will also remain current.

 

June 26, 2020

AS/NZS 60335.2.11:2020

 

Household and similar electrical appliances - Safety - Part 2.11: Particular requirements for tumble dryers

- AS/NZS 60335.2.11:2020 s an adoption with national modification of IEC 60335-2-11 Edition 8.

 

- There are additional Australian and New Zealand National Variations on clause 7 marking and instructions.  

 

- AS/NZS 60335.2.11:2020, will supersede AS/NZS 60335.2.11:2017 on 26 June 2023. During this period AS/NZS 60335.2.11:2017 will also remain current.

 

June 25, 2020

AS/NZS 60335.2.89:2020

 

Household and similar electrical appliances - Safety - Part 2.89: Particular requirements for commercial refrigerating appliances and ice makers with an incorporated or remote refrigerant unit or motor-compressor

 

- AS/NZS 60335.2.89:2020 is an adoption with national modification of IEC 60335-2-89 Edition 3.

 

- AS/NZS 60335.2.89:2020 will supersede AS/NZS 60335.2.89:2010 on 26 June 2023. During this period AS/NZS 60335.2.89:2010 will also remain current.

June 25, 2020

 

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