SNZ - AS/NZS 3112
Approval and test specification – Plugs and socket-outlets
|Publication Date:||24 August 2017|
This Standard specifies essential safety requirements for plugs and socket-outlets, as defined in Clause 1.4, plug portions, as defined in Paragraph J2, and equipment incorporating plug portions, intended for use at a rated voltage not exceeding 500 V and a rated current not exceeding 32 A for household or similar purposes.
Plug and socket configurations listed in IEC 60083 other than Australian and New Zealand are excluded from this Standard, with the exception of travel adaptors covered in AS/NZS 3122 Appendix A.
This Standard does not provide requirements on the following:
(a) Appliance couplers (see AS/NZS 60320.1).
(b) Installation couplers (see AS/NZS 3131 or AS/NZS 61535).
(c) Plugs, socket-outlets and couplers for general industrial applications (see AS/NZS 3123).
(d) Plugs and socket-outlets for stationary appliances (see AS/NZS 3131).