Constitution and Rules


The executive is updating the Constitution and Rules of the Association. The changes are to incorporate changes approved as part of the remits passed at AGM. As part of this process it is recognised that wider changes needed to be completed.

As a member of the Association we need your feedback on the new draft of the constitution. Please read and provide feedback in writing to the Secretary by 30 June 2017.

The Association’s main objectives are:

3.1 To foster, promote and encourage interest amongst the members of the Association and others in the study of the Sterile Services concept and allied problems with a view to increasing the efficiency of the service provided by hospitals in New Zealand to patients and the public generally.

3.2 To promote and encourage the implementation and upgrading of principles and practices of sterilisation.

3.3 To encourage the publication of any useful information concerning Sterile Service practices.

3.4 To promote conferences for the consideration of all questions relating to Sterile Services and allied fields.