Publications

Australian Product Safety Pledge - Guidance for signatories to the pledge

The guidance for signatories outlines good practice compliance approaches to help signatories meet each of the pledge commitments.
Date published: 
23 Nov 2020

Australian Product Safety Pledge

The Australian Product Safety Pledge is a voluntary initiative which commits its signatories to certain product safety-related responsibilities and reporting on the outcomes and effectiveness of their initiatives, measured against key performance indicators.
Date published: 
23 Nov 2020

Safety warning notice (children's nightwear)

The Assistant Treasurer, Michael Sukkar, has issued a safety notice to warn of possible risks involved in the use of children's nightwear, specifically Monster High Ghouls Nightie style number 121208.
Date published: 
24 Jul 2020

Quad bike safety standard fact sheet

The ACCC has produced a fact sheet about the ACCC investigation into quad bike safety and the quad bike safety standard.
Date published: 
13 Jul 2020

2020 Product Safety Priorities

The ACCC performs its product safety work in line with the annual priorities set by the ACCC each year. The policy also sets out the principles adopted by the ACCC for prioritising and addressing product safety risks.
Date published: 
19 Mar 2020

Quad bike safety standard - guidance for quad bike manufacturers

The Australian Government has introduced a safety standard under the Australian Consumer Law (ACL) to improve the safety of quad bikes. If you are a quad bike manufacturer you should make yourself aware of the requirements specified by the standard.
Date published: 
10 Oct 2019

Quad bike safety standard - guidance for quad bike dealers

The Australian Government has introduced a safety standard under the Australian Consumer Law (ACL) to improve the safety of quad bikes. If you are a quad bike supplier you should make yourself aware of the requirements specified by the standard.
Date published: 
10 Oct 2019

Quad bike safety standard - guidance for consumers

The Australian Government has introduced a safety standard to improve the safety of quad bikes. This guidance will help you stay safe when purchasing a quad bike.
Date published: 
10 Oct 2019

Takata Recall - guidance for auction houses

Auction houses must ensure that they comply with their obligations under the Takata Recall Notice when they are considered to be supplying the vehicle or they may face financial penalties for contravening the Australian Consumer Law (ACL).
Date published: 
25 Sep 2019

Understanding the Industry Guideline for Consumer Goods that Contain Button Batteries

This factsheet provides a summary of the key issues identified in the voluntary Industry Code for Consumer Goods that Contain Button Batteries.
Date published: 
23 Sep 2019