This Standard specifies construction, dimensions and tests for single- and multicore cables insulated with polymeric materials intended for use in electrical installations at working

voltages up to and including 0.6/1 (1.2) kV.

It does not apply to polymeric insulated cables for special installations and service conditions or for which there are separate Australian/New Zealand Standards, e.g. neutral screened cables, welding cables, flexible cords and aerial bundled cables.


1. Purchasing guidelines are contained in Appendix A.

2. AS/NZS 3008.1 should be referenced to assist correct cable size selection for the intended application and installation