Building and Infrastructure Products Certification

Drive trust and integrity in the Building and Infrastructure supply chain with product certification. SAI Global offers a range of certification schemes relevant for the Building industry to help demonstrate your commitment to quality and safety.

As Australia’s leading and largest provider of assurance services, SAI Global is positioned to support your business build trust. Certification with SAI Global helps you demonstrate that your product fulfils the requirements of a nominated product standard. While not generally mandatory, building product certification is often driven by regulators and can provide a competitive edge.

SAI Global offers certification to the popular building schemes including: StandardsMark; CodeMark Australia; CodeMark New Zealand; Australian Wood Packaging Certification Scheme (AWPCS); and Gas Cylinder Test Stations (GCTS). Our 5 Ticks StandardsMark™ certification is also offered for most building and related products.

Third Party Certification Demonstrates Your Ability To Consistently Meet Customer Expectation

Give your customers, regulators and the government, confidence that your product consistently performs as expected, and gain a competitive edge by complying to Standard with the 5 Ticks StandardsMark™.

Kingspan Australia Leading the Way with CodeMark Certification

With the rapid growth of the business and its product range, the need for strengthened credibility in an increasingly competitive marketplace became essential.

“We’ve got that confidence that they’re supplying us with quality certification and have covered all of the issues that need to be covered to ensure that certification is sound and testable in the marketplace.”

The Steps to Certification

To achieve StandardsMark™ certification, you need to take the following steps:

1. Product Standards or Specifications

Determine what standards or specifications are essential for your product. In many cases, a product may be required to meet a number of standards or specifications; in others, a minimum level of assurance may be required.Visit infostore.saiglobal.com to obtain standards.

2. Does Your Product Conform

Before applying for certification, you should make an assessment of whether the product is likely to meet the standard. This assessment may be internal or external.

3. Submit an Application

You must submit detailed information about the range of products for which you are seeking certification.For further information refer to the Product Certification Guide to Applicants, which is available from our account management team.

4. Submit Your Product for Testing

After SAI Global acknowledges your application, we will prepare a Type Test program and your product can then be tested by a recognised laboratory (normally NATA-accredited or equivalent). SAI Global technical staff will assess your product’s design and performance compliance against the nominated standard or specification.

5. Manufacturing Site Quality Plan Audit

SAI Global’s audit scheduling team will contact applicants to arrange a mutually agreeable audit date for the nominated manufacturer/s.

6. Certification and Logos

Certification is issued upon successful audit and review of type testing. Certified products can then be released from the manufacturer. The StandardsMark™ logo may be used in product promotion with approval by SAI Global.

Are You Ready To Take the Next Step To Certification?

Request a callback from one of our certification experts to have a no-obligation discussion around getting your product certified with SAI Global.