You may be required to comply with this standard if you intend apply for a refrigerant air-conditioning (RAC) industry permit.
A RAC industry permit means any of the following:
- refrigerant handling licence
- refrigerant trading authorisation
- RAC equipment manufacturing authorisation
- halon special permit
- restricted refrigerant trading authorisation.
To be eligible for a permit you must demonstrate your knowledge of any standard relevant to work to be carried out under your permit. You must carry out any work under a permit in accordance with the relevant standard.
This standard has been superseded by AS/NZS 3823.1.1:2012. It specifies the testing standards for room air conditioners.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.