Media releases

23 Aug 2012

NSW: Interim ban on novelty products with small magnets

NSW Fair Trading Minister Anthony Roberts has announced New South Wales, together with other state and territory regulators, will today place an interim ban on a range of novelty products that contain small magnets.
22 Aug 2012

Proposed Ban for Small, High-Powered Magnets

A process to ban small, high-powered magnets that can cause serious injury or death if swallowed by children has been initiated, said Assistant Treasurer David Bradbury.