Australian New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 2063 Bicycle Helmets - Australian Government

Description

You will be required to comply with this standard if you intend to manufacture or supply bicycle helmets.

This standard specifies basic performance requirements for impact attenuation, strength of the retention system and its attachment points. It includes peripheral vision clearance for lightweight protective helmets intended to mitigate the adverse effects of a blow to the head.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Competition and Consumer Act 2010 AG

Regulation(s) name

Trade Practices (Consumer Product Safety Standard) (Bicycle Helmets) Regulations 2001 AG

Administering agency

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission

Enforcement and Compliance Executive

Contact details

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Enquiries

Enforcement and Compliance Executive

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission

Operating address: 23 Marcus Clarke Street
Canberra
Australian Capital Territory 2601
Mailing address: GPO BOX 3131
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 02 6243 1111
Phone: 1300 302 502
Fax: 02 6243 1199