Guide to the Sale of Pre-Packaged Goods - Australian Government


This guide aims to help manufacturers, packers, importers and sellers of pre-packed articles understand their obligations under the national trade measurement laws, particularly in relation to package labelling and accurate measurement.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Advisory Material

Advisory material provides advice and guidance in undertaking a business.

Other resources

Act(s) name

National Measurement Act 1960 AG

Regulation(s) name

National Measurement Regulations 1999 AG

National Trade Measurement Regulations 2009 AG

Administering agency

Department of Industry, Innovation and Science

National Measurement Institute

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries, Measurement Certification

National Measurement Institute

Department of Industry, Innovation and Science

Operating address: Bradfield Rd
New South Wales 2070
Mailing address: PO BOX 264
Lindfield, New South Wales 2070
Phone: 1300 686 664
Phone: 02 8467 3600
Fax: 02 8467 3610