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DECT Requirements in Australia, A Summary

DECT technology has been in operation for some time and is often used in conjunction with a base unit to…

Tue, 14 Sep 2010  |  Read more

EMC ( C-Tick) Requirements for Mining Equipment, Australia and New Zealand

Major markets around the world have some form of ElectroMagnetic Compatibility (EMC) regulations in place to:  Safeguard critical communications of…

Tue, 14 Sep 2010  |  Read more

New Australian UHF Citizen Band radio equipment standard

The ACMA seeks public comment on a draft UHF Citizen Band (CB) equipment performance standard Radiocommunications (UHF CB Radio Equipment) Standard…

Mon, 13 Sep 2010  |  Read more

Japan Wired devices New Certification Category IP Phones

The Ministry of Home affairs, with the collaboration of CABs (Conformity Assessment Bodies) and related test laboratories is currently establishing…

Fri, 3 Sep 2010  |  Read more

See Austest @ Security 2010 Exhibition and Conference, TODAY 1 Sept to 3 Sept 2010

Austest & Approval specialists will be at Stand J23 (outside the free seminar theatre), this Wednesday thru Friday, so please…

Sun, 29 Aug 2010  |  Read more

CE Machinery Directive, Summary of New Requirements

New requirements on Machinery in Europe On December 29th 2009 a new Machinery Directive, 2006/42/EC, came into force in the…

Sun, 18 Jul 2010  |  Read more

Expanded Environmental Capabilities

Austest Sydney and Melbourne have expanded their environmental test capabilities with new Salt Spray and Temperature/Humidity chambers.  This testing is…

Mon, 12 Jul 2010  |  Read more

New ACMA PSTN and Cabling Standards for comment

Australias’ Communications Alliance Ltd invites public comment on the following two draft Standards:  Analogue interworking and non-interference requirements for Customer…

Tue, 6 Jul 2010  |  Read more

Travel Adaptor banned from sale

Australian and New Zealand importers should be careful when considering purchase and importation of travel adaptors for sale or distribution  Austest…

Mon, 5 Jul 2010  |  Read more

Electrical Safety, Lighting and Energy Efficiency Accredited Testing Scope Extended

Austest Sydney is proud to announce the following additions to our accredited test scope covering safety testing of domestic and…

Mon, 28 Jun 2010  |  Read more

JATE Clarify Requirements for Products that Combine Wireline and Wireless Technologies under Article 9

Until this month, there has been a lack of uniform approach to certification in Japan of products that combine wireline technologies…

Thu, 10 Jun 2010  |  Read more

High Frequency and Power Test Capabilities Expanded at Austest Sydney

Austest Sydneys’ Electrical safety Lab has taken delivery of a 6KVA 1-300V AC (420 VDC), 1-999.9Hz AC Power Source to assist…

Wed, 2 Jun 2010  |  Read more

Summary of SAR, aka EMR requirements for Radio Communications and Mobile Devices in Australia

The mandatory human exposure standard in Australia is the Radiocommunications (Electromagnetic Radiation – Human Exposure) Standard 2003 (EMR Standard) with…

Thu, 20 May 2010  |  Read more

ACMA release discussion paper for UWB use in Australia

Ultra-Wideband (UWB) devices have the ability to transmit at low output power levels over a broad range of the radiocommunications…

Wed, 19 May 2010  |  Read more

U.S Dept of Energy tightens MEPS requirements following fraud

In a clear wake up call to other energy efficiency regulators, the United States Department of Energy have from April…

Tue, 18 May 2010  |  Read more