Mandatory standards

Bunk beds: supplier guide

This guide provides a summary of the requirements for the supply of bunk beds.

Balloon-blowing kits - mandatory standard guide

Balloon-blowing kits are subject to a consumer product safety standard that prohibits the use of the carcinogenic substance benzene.

Household cots

Mandatory product safety standard covering children’s household cots took effect on 30 June 1998.

Product safety

All consumer products you supply must be safe and meet consumer guarantees under the Australian Consumer Law (ACL). You cannot sell banned products and you must ensure that your products or product-related services comply with relevant mandatory standards before they are offered for sale. The ACL also contains two mandatory notification requirements for recalls and mandatory reporting.