New mobile app provides low-cost access to Australian Standards

Laws, regulations & standards

Great news for plumbers and gasfitters! Standards Australia has launched a low-cost mobile app that puts current plumbing and gasfitting Standards at your fingertips, even when you're offline, on site or in a remote area.

The new Standards Australia Store mobile app provides mobile-only access to different sets of Standards, with each set matching the needs of a specific trade. The app includes a single-user licence and is designed to give tradespeople, technicians and other workers access to Standards in real time on their mobile phones.

The Plumbers Set provides the following 12 Standards for an annual subscription of only $43.67.

  • AS/NZS 5601.1:2022 Gas installations, Part 1: General installations
  • AS/NZS 5601.2:2020 Gas installations, Part 2: LP Gas installations in caravans and boats for non-propulsive purposes
  • AS/NZS 2845.3:2020 Water supply — Backflow prevention devices, Part 3: Field testing and maintenance of testable devices
  • AS 2419.1:2021 Fire hydrant installations, Part 1: System design, installation and commissioning
  • AS 2441-2005 Installation of fire hose reels
  • AS/NZS 3500.0:2021 Plumbing and drainage, Part 0: Glossary of terms
  • AS/NZS 3500.1:2021 Plumbing and drainage, Part 1: Water services
  • AS/NZS 3500.1:2021 Amd 1:2022 Plumbing and drainage, Part 1: Water services
  • AS/NZS 3500.2:2021 Plumbing and drainage, Part 2: Sanitary plumbing and drainage
  • AS/NZS 3500.2:2021 Amd 1:2021 Plumbing and drainage, Part 2: Sanitary plumbing and drainage
  • AS/NZS 3500.3:2021 Plumbing and drainage, Part 3: Stormwater drainage
  • AS/NZS 3500.4:2021 Plumbing and drainage, Part 4: Heated water services

The Standards are always up to date. If you open a Standard while online, it is saved in the app for offline use. You can also search, browse and navigate within the app to find what you need.

The app is additional to other services from Standards Australia. For example, small businesses that want desktop or mobile browser access for two users can also choose the Small Business Access subscription for $124.74 annually.

For more information, see the Standards Australia Store.