News

4 Jul 2013

Invitation to public consultation meetings – new draft voluntary Children’s Nightwear Standard

The revised version of the voluntary Children’s Nightwear Standard (AS/NZS 1249) has been released as a draft for public comment. Public consultation meetings are planned for Sydney (26 July 2013) and Melbourne (31 July 2013).
1 Jul 2013

Draft voluntary standard on children’s nightwear having reduced fire hazard – open for public consultation

Standards Australia has published for public comment a draft revision of the Australian Standard for children's Nightwear and limited daywear. The ACCC is encouraging all relevant stakeholders to review Standards Australia’s proposal.
14 Feb 2013

Commencement of new mandatory standard for baby walkers

New mandatory standard for baby walkers to take effect from 15 February 2013.
24 Jul 2012

Review of mandatory standard for baby walkers - second round consultation

The ACCC has amended the draft revised mandatory standard for baby walkers since the first round of consultation.
19 Jan 2012

Proposed regulation of domestic trampolines - Draft regulation impact statement

This document provides information and seeks public comment on the proposed regulation.
21 Nov 2011

Public warning notice on unsafe online child car restraints

Parents are warned not to purchase a particular type of child car restraint being sold online that appears to breach Australia’s mandatory safety standards.
18 Aug 2011

Proposed ban notices

Invitation to request the ACCC hold a conference in relation to the proposed permanent ban on certain babies’ dummies and the proposed permanent ban on certain dummy chains