Criteria for Good Design
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8 September 2021 – 7 October 2021
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This standard sets out the attributes of Good Design. It is intended to provide a useful strategic framework for individuals, businesses, institutions, organisations with an interest in creating Good Design. This standard is directly intended for the industrial design with its segments and manufacturing industries with specific involvement in design and development. This standard is not applicable to intangible digital programming and web based communication design.

This standard was developed with the following objectives:
a) bringing the criteria for Good Design together in one place and communicating these as widely as possible across the design and manufacturing industries, the government as well as education sectors;
b) establishing a framework for the evaluation of Good Design;
c) developing a guidance document for those involved in design disciplines; and
d) as the basis for recognition / the certification of Good Design.