ACRS - Frequently Asked Question

1 Why have ACRS?
2 What is the aim of ACRS?
3 Is ACRS independent?
4 So, who runs ACRS?
5 Does ACRS set the “standard”?
6 Is ACRS the only product certification system?
7 Is ACRS compulsory?
8 How much of the reinforcing steel and mesh used in Australia is ACRS certified? What about structural steels?
9 Does an ACRS certificate cover all the materials and processes of a certificate holder?
10 Does ACRS do the same thing as a QA system?
11 Is certification restrictive?
12 Does ACRS increase costs?
13 How long does it take to get ACRS certification?