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New Standard for Recessed Down lights

From May 2012 all recessed luminaires will need to comply with AS/NZS 60598.2.2:2001.

This standard requires all recessed light fittings / luminaires supplied and installed in New Zealand and Australia from May 2012 NOT marked with one of these symbols:-

recessed luminaires symbols

Will be marked NON IC and shall have a warning notice on an attached label or given in the manufacturer’s instruction leaflet supplied with the luminaire, that the luminaire shall, under NO circumstances be covered or abutted with building insulation or be installed in a residential installation.

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