New Zealand standards

Health and Disability Sector (core) standards NZS 8134:1:2008

Infection Prevention and Control standard NZS 8134:3:2008

Laundry Standard AS/NZS 4146:2000

Management of Healthcare waste NZS 4304:2002

Food Standards Code


Guidelines for the control of Methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus in New Zealand

Guidelines for the control of Multi-drug resistant organisms in New Zealand

Measures for the prevention and control of Clostridium difficile infection

Guidelines for the management of Norovirus Outbreaks in Hospitals and Elderly care institutions

Guideline for managing Scabies in Aged residential care (Waikato DHB)

Immunisation handbook (New Zealand) 2014

Surveillance definitions

Surveillance definitions of Infections in Long-term care facilities: revisiting the McGeer criteria

Australian guidelines for the prevention and control of Infection in healthcare 2010