Please note the following applicable specification has been adopted into the WaterMark Certification Scheme:
|Adopted applicable specification||Replacing|
|AS 3498:2020 – Safety and public health requirements for plumbing products – Water heaters and hot-water storage tanks||AS 3498:2009 – Authorization requirements for plumbing products – Water heaters and hot-water storage tanks|
The adopted applicable specification has been listed in the WaterMark Product Database and will be referenced in the next publication of the WaterMark Schedule of Products.
As per 8.7.2 of the WaterMark Manual. The following will need to be undertaken to maintain compliance.
When there has been a change in the applicable specification, the Approved Certifier shall advise the Approved User of this change. It is the Approved User’s responsibility to renew certification of their product and ensure that products are manufactured to comply with all amendments to the applicable specifications referred to in the WMSP (WaterMark Schedule of Products). Modifications shall be completed within a period of 12 months from the date of listing of the applicable specification on the WMSP. This period may be extended in exceptional circumstances at the discretion of the Administering Body.