Consumer Product Safety and Information Standards - Australian Government

Description

You will be required to comply with these standards if you intend to supply products or goods to consumers in the Australian market.

The purpose of a mandatory standard is to specify minimum requirements or particular safety or information features that products must meet before they are supplied to consumers. It is an offence to supply consumer goods or product-related services that do not comply with these standards.

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 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

Competition and Consumer Act 2010 AG

Administering agency

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission

Product Safety Australia