Consultations

The ACCC consults with the public and our stakeholders in a variety of ways. Most of our public consultations and the submissions received are published on our websites and consultation hub.

Online consultation hub

Most public consultations on product safety matters are available from our online consultation hub.

How we consult on product safety regulation

Find out more about our consultation process on product safety regulation.

Consultations on product safety standards

We are currently reviewing a number of product safety standards and are seeking stakeholder feedback.

Consultation Starts Finishes More information
Care labelling for clothing and textile products 16 May 2019 14 Jun 2019

Consultation currently open - see Review of the information standard - Care labelling for clothing and textile products

Recent consultations

Consultation More information
Corded internal window coverings Consultation completed - ACCC preparing advice to the Minister
Miniature motorbikes Consultation completed - ACCC preparing advice to the Minister 
Bunk beds Consultation completed - ACCC preparing advice to the Minister 
Elastic luggage straps Review completed - standard updated - see Elastic luggage straps

Baby dummies

Review completed - standard updated - see Baby dummies and dummy chains

Cots (household) Consultation completed - ACCC preparing advice to the Minister 
Nightwear for children Review completed - standard updated - see Nightwear for children
Sunglasses Review completed - standard updated – see Sunglasses and fashion spectacles
Bicycle helmets Consultation completed - ACCC preparing advice to the Minister
Exercise cycles Review completed - standard remains unchanged
Trolley jacks Review completed - standard updated - see Trolley jacks
Vehicle support stands Review completed - standard updated – see Vehicle support stands
Portable ramps for vehicles Review completed - standard updated – see Portable ramps for vehicles
Baby bath aids Review completed - standard updated – see Baby bath aids
Basketball rings & backboards Review completed - standard updated - see Basketball Rings and Backboards
Disposable cigarette lighters Review completed - standard updated - see Disposable cigarette lighters
Swimming & flotation aids Review completed - standard updated – see Swimming & flotation aids
Bicycles Consultation completed - ACCC preparing advice to the Minister
Moveable soccer goals Review completed - standard to remain unchanged
Recovery straps for motor vehicles Review completed - standard updated - see Recovery straps for motor vehicles
Balloon blowing kits Review completed - standard remains unchanged
Treadmills Review completed - standard to remain unchanged
Toys Consultation completed - ACCC preparing advice to the Minister 
Prams and strollers Consultation completed - ACCC preparing advice to the Minister 
Self-balancing scooters Review completed - standard updated - see Self-balancing scooters