NMI is proposing to adopt and amend the international recommendation OIML R 49 Water Meters for Cold Potable Water and Hot Water Parts 1, 2 and 3 as the Australian pattern approval standard. Comments are now being sought on the second draft.
As indicated in the response paper below, NMI prepared a second draft of NMI R 49 Water Meters for Cold Potable Water and Hot Water Parts 1, 2 and 3.
The second draft incorporates the amendments outlined in the response paper based on stakeholder submissions on the first draft on NMI R 49:
Submissions closed Friday 17 April 2015.
Please find below the consultation paper which provides further background as well as drafts of NMI R 49 Parts 1, 2 and 3.
Submissions closed Tuesday 30 September 2014.
NMI has considered all submissions received regarding the above consultation. Please find below a document outlining NMI responses to these submissions and the next steps in the adoption of OIML R 49.
On 3 March 2016, NMI published the latest edition of NMI R 49.