AS / NZS 2604 Sunscreen Products - Evaluation and Classification - Australian Government


Note that this standard has been updated and you will need to meet the requirements set out in AS / NZS 2604:2021 Sunscreen Products - Evaluation and Classification.

You may be required to comply with this standard if you intend to manufacture, promote or sell sunscreen products.

Sunscreens classified as therapeutic goods are, unless exempt, required to be included in the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods (ARTG) maintained by the Therapeutic Goods Administration before they can legally be marketed in Australia. To be listed, sunscreens must comply with this standard.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Therapeutic Goods Regulations 1990 Australian Government

Administering agency

Department of Health and Aged Care

Therapeutic Goods Administration

Contact details

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