Mandatory standards

Vehicle jacks: supplier guide

This guide provides a summary of the legal requirements for supply of vehicle jacks.

Swimming & flotation aids: supplier guide

This guide provides a summary of the legal requirements for supply of flotation aids.

Children's portable folding cots: supplier guide

This guide provides a summary of the legal requirements for supply of children’s portable folding cots, commonly known as folding cots.

Reduced fire risk cigarettes - supplier guide

This guide provides a summary of the requirements for supply of reduced fire risk cigarettes.

Projectile toys: supplier guide

This guide provides a summary of the requirements for the supply of children’s projectile toys.

Product safety: Mandatory standards & bans

A list of products with mandatory standards regulated by the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 and enforced by the ACCC.

Pedal bicycles: supplier guide

A revised consumer product safety standard for pedal bicycles became effective on 1 November 1999.

Banned DEG in toothpaste: bulletin

An unsafe goods notice banning the supply of toothpaste containing more than 0.25 per cent by weight of diethylene glycol (DEG) was declared on 3 August 2007.

DEHP in children's plastic products: bulletin

This bulletin outlines requirements of the 18-month interim ban on children’s plastic products with more than 1 per cent by weight diethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP).

Toy and nursery update: bulletin

Bulletin to alert suppliers of the mandatory standards for portable folding cots and lead in childrens toys.