Consumer Goods (Vehicle Support Stands) Safety Standard 2017 - Western Australia

Description

You are required to follow this standard if you design or manufacture vehicle support stands. This standard protects users of these products by specifying requirements for the design, construction, performance and labelling of vehicle support stands. This standard ensures that you comply with Australian Standard AS 2538:2016 Vehicle support stands.

A two year transitional period applies, ending on 1 December 2019. During this period if you do not comply with Australian Standard AS 2538:2016 Vehicle support stands, you are required to comply with Consumer Product Safety Standard for Vehicle Support Stands (Consumer Protection Notice No 12 of 2008).

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

Fair Trading Act 2010 WA

Administering agency

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Consumer Protection

Contact details

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

Enquiries

Consumer Protection

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Operating address: Level 2
140 William Street
Perth, Western Australia 6001
Mailing address: Locked Bag 14
Cloisters Square PO
Western Australia 6850
Phone: 1300 304 054
Phone: 08 9282 0777
Fax: 08 9282 0850
Email: consumer@dmirs.wa.gov.au
Website: Consumer Protection (Opens in new window)