Safety and Quality > Our Work > Assessment to the NSQHS Standards > NSQHS Standards (second edition) > Request for NSQHS Standards (second edition) commercial design files

Hard copies of the NSQHS Standards (second edition) and resources have not been produced by the Commission.

The print ready files are intended for use by a commercial printer that may be producing a large number of bound copies on behalf of a health service organisation. They are not suitable for use by individuals printing a small number of copies for personal use.

  • Terms and conditions

    All material and work produced by the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care (the Commission) is protected by copyright. The Commission reserves the right to set out the terms and conditions for the use of such material.

    The Commission will make available the design file of the second edition of the National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards for printing on a case by case basis under the following conditions:

    • The print file must not be altered in any way, including content, form, colour, layout or structure.
    • The print file must not be used for commercial purposes in any way. Printed copies cannot be sold, marketed, auctioned, or in any other way distributed at cost or for profit.
    • The Commission will provide written approval and the print file must only be used for the purposes specified in approval.
    • If the usage of the print file changes from the initial request, a new request must be submitted, subject for approval.
    • The role of the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care in developing the NSQHS Standards should be acknowledged and all rights remain with the Commission.