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1292.0 - Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification (ANZSIC), 1993  
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 31/05/1993   
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8631 Pathology Services

This class consists of units mainly engaged in operating pathology laboratories.

Exclusions / References
Units mainly engaged in

      (a) providing chemical testing and analysis services (other than pathology services) are included in Class 7829 Technical Services n.e.c.;

      (b) providing services of registered pathologists mainly on their own account or on the account of government agencies or non-profit organisations, but not in association with paramedical, nursing and/or health related social workers' services, are included in Class 8622 Specialist Medical Services; and

      (c) providing services of registered pathologists in association with paramedical, nursing and/or health related social workers' services, mainly on the account of government agencies or non-profit organisations, are included in Class 8634 Community Health Centres.

Primary Activities
Medical laboratory operation; Pathology laboratory operation

8632 Optometry and Optical Dispensing

This class consists of units of registered optometrists mainly engaged in testing sight, diagnosing sight defects or in prescribing or dispensing spectacles or contact lenses.

Exclusions / References
Units mainly engaged in manufacturing ophthalmic articles or spectacle frames or in grinding spectacle lenses are included in Class 2831 Photographic and Optical Good Mfg.

Primary Activities
Contact lenses dispensing; Eye testing (optometrist); Optical dispensing; Optician (own account); Orthoptist (own account); Spectacles dispensing

8633 Ambulance Services

This class consists of units mainly engaged in providing ambulance services.

Primary Activities
Aerial ambulance service; Ambulance service

8634 Community Health Centres

This class consists of units mainly engaged in providing paramedical, nursing and/or health related social workers' services mainly on the account of government agencies or non-profit organisations. These services may be provided either separately from, or together with, services of registered medical practitioners.

Exclusions / References
Units mainly engaged in

      (a) providing medical services are included in one of Classes 8621 General Practice Medical Services or 8622 Specialist Medical Services;

      (b) operating pathology laboratories are included in Class 8622 Specialist Medical Services; and

      (c) providing paramedical or nursing services on their own account are included in Class 8639 Health Services n.e.c..

Primary Activities
Child health centre operation; Community health centre operation; Drug referral centre operation; Medical service, G.P. or specialist (in association with paramedical nursing and/or health related social workers' services within the same unit); Paramedical service n.e.c.

8635 Physiotherapy Services

This class consists of units mainly engaged in providing physiotherapy services.

Primary Activities
Physiotherapy service

8636 Chiropractic Services

This class consists of units mainly engaged in providing chiropractic services.

Primary Activities
Chiropractor service; Osteopath service

8639 Health Services n.e.c.

This class consists of units mainly engaged in providing paramedical, nursing or health services n.e.c. on their own account. This class also includes units mainly engaged in providing blood bank or X-ray clinic services.

Exclusions / References
Units mainly engaged in

      (a) operating health farms which provide mainly accommodation are included in Class 5710 Accommodation;

      (b) providing paramedical, nursing and/or health related social workers' services, mainly on the account of government agencies or non-profit organisations (whether in association with the services of registered medical practitioners or not) are included in Class 8634 Community Health Centres;

      (c) providing physiotherapy services are included in Class 8635 Physiotherapy Services;

      (d) providing chiropractic services are included in Class 8636 Chiropractic Services; and

      (e) operating weight loss clinics are included in Class 9529 Personal Services n.e.c..

Primary Activities
Acupuncture service; Audiology service; Blood bank operation; Clinical massage service; Clinical psychology service; Dietitian (own account); Hair restoration service (except by registered medical practitioner); Health services n.e.c.; Hearing aids dispensing; Herbalist (own account); Homeopath (own account); Hydropath (own account); Massage therapy service; Midwifery services; Nursing service (own account); Occupational therapy service; Paramedical services (own account); Podiatry service; Speech therapy service; Therapeutic massage service; X-ray clinic operation





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