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Work Health and Safety: Australian Standards

Australian Standards Select Link


Central Regional TAFE has a subscription to a select list of Australian Standards provided through the Techstreet platform.

The service is provided for course-related research and study only by current Central Regional TAFE students and staff.

Licence Conditions 
  • These are conditions the College must abide by.  Non-compliance may result in cancellation of our licence.
  • All printed and downloaded standards will be marked with an access date and College name. Do not remove this notice from the document. 
  • Downloaded documents are saved to the local machine only and cannot be shared.
You must not:
  • Attempt to modify, copy, adapt, reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble or create derivative works from any product.
  • Share any product with non-College related personnel.
  • Build up a reference collection.
  • Copy, cut and paste text from any document.

Accessing Australian Standards Select

  • Click on the link above to access our Standards collection.
  • For best results, use Google chrome as the preferred browser.
    • Ensure your browser settings are set up to open PDF's in Acrobat Reader, not the browser window.
  • When on campus, you are able to access Standards without having to login or create an account. You will be identified as an Anonymous user.
  • A maximum of four concurrent users can search at any one time.
    • If you do not see the Download or View Online button, you will need to try again later.


  • Standards Australia has introduced Digital Rights Management for all its Standards. 
    • The FileOpen plugin has been installed on all staff and student network PC’s to facilitate this.
  • If you are off campus, you will need to install the FileOpen plugin on your own PC. 
    • To install this free plugin, go to and follow the instructions.
    • When you access from a non-College IP address you will be required to login with your college network login.

Please contact Library staff if you are having any issues accessing.

Searching for Standards

  • Enter a keyword or standard number.  Enter the number only if you are not sure if it is either an AS, NZS, AS/NZS or international standard.
  • You can search for any standard but full text is only available for the standards that the College subscribes to, the remainder are locked.
    • Should you need to access a locked standard, please contact your lecturer in the first instance.
  • If you select View Online, it will open in a new window, however you will not be able to print or download it.
  • Select Download to print a Standard or save a copy for off-line use during the subscription period.