Projectile Toys Safety Standard - Australian Government


If you intend to operate a business involved in the design, production or sale of projectile toys, you must comply with this mandatory standard.

This standard prescribes requirements for the design, construction, and warning information for projectile toys that are:

  • supplied new
  • designed or clearly intended for use in play by children under 14
  • capable of launching a projectile.

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.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Competition and Consumer Act 2010 Australian Government

Administering agency

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission

Product Safety Australia