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Compliance professionals

Compliance professional

Compliance professionals can provide expert advice on complying with product safety regulations and other safety standards, as well as providing guidance in a range of related areas such as product liability and testing.

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Experts across a range of compliance areas are available to companies and associations engaged in supplying consumer products. Compliance advisers and consultants are available in Australia and overseas for:

  • regulatory compliance
  • product liability
  • product liability insurance
  • technical aspects of products
  • product design
  • product testing
  • product certification
  • compliance programs and systems
  • quality assurance
  • risk management
  • supply chain management
  • product recall and crisis management
  • complaint handling.

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For compliance professionals

As a compliance professional, you can play a key role in maintaining and improving the safety of consumer products by:

  • promoting good practices to improve capacity to protect the reputation of companies and market sectors
  • working with individual companies to address any non-compliance that you’ve identified.

Ensure you stay up to date with the product safety system in Australia and with regulatory changes—this is vital.

For suppliers

If you are a supplier, you can get help to find a compliance professional by contacting:

  • accreditation bodies
  • legal associations
  • professional associations.

Product testing

Compliance professionals and suppliers can benefit from understanding the role of product testing in proving compliance.

For more information, view Product testing.

Changes in product safety legislation

Tips, myths and FAQs

For all business related tips, view Business focused tips.

For all business related myths, view Business focused myths.

For all business related FAQs, view Business focused FAQs.

Bans

Bans

View Bans for the current national, state and territory product safety bans.

Mandatory Standards

Mandatory Standards

View Mandatory standards for the current national, state and territory product safety mandatory standards.

Recalls

Recalls

Check www.recalls.gov.au for any recalls related to this page.

Myths

It is a myth that hiring compliance consultants is too expensive.

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