Electronic Security Standards

CCTV Standards

Video surveillance systems for use in security applications

Latest publications

IEC60839 Alarm and Electronic security systems

Standards Australia has finalised the adoption of the IEC 60839 series for access control. The standard will be known as AS/NZS IEC 60839.11.1:2019 and IEC 60839.11.1:2013 (Part 11.1: Electronic access control systems – System and components; Part 11.2: Electronic access control systems – Application Guidelines).

The standard (i) specifies the minimum functionality, performance and test methods for electronic access control systems and components and (ii) defines different security grades and the functionalities of the access system associated with each of these grades.

For more on these standards read the blog post: New Electronic Access Control Standard Explained

Latest publication

  • 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 about the Wiring Rules go to: 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 copies of these standards go to: https://www.commsalliance.com.au/Documents/all/Standards

Guide to standards

SAI Global has produced a Guide to Workplace Health and Safety Standards which also includes Security Standards.