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.