Publications

Think Safety First - Children's Toys

We all know that children love toys. Before you purchase toys for young children...

Date published: 
18 Apr 2016

Choke Check – the DIY safety tool

Do you have or care for children under 3 years old? Get the ACCC's free do-it-yourself Choke Check tool to help you identify toys and other objects that can pose choking or ingestion hazards to young children.
Date published: 
1 Jul 2014

Keeping baby safe - a guide to infant and nursery products

The Keeping Baby Safe Booklet provides some easy steps you can take to ensure your baby remains safe in your home.
Date published: 
18 Jun 2013

Ban on small, high powered magnets

This bulletin provides information about the permanent ban on certain small, high powered magnets.
Date published: 
18 Jun 2013

Consumer protection notice No. 3 of 2012 - Safety warning notice (Small high-powered rare-earth magnets)

Safety warning notice about adult novelty products that contain small high-powered rare-earth magnets. The products are marketed under various names including 'BuckyBalls', 'Neocubes' and 'Neodymium sphere magnets'.
Date published: 
2 Jul 2012

Swimming pool skimmer boxes

To a child, an uncovered skimmer box looks like a potty or seat. Find out how to make sure your skimmer box is safe by reading this safety alert.
Date published: 
3 Jun 2011

Children's projectile toys: supplier guide

This guide provides a summary of the safety requirements for the supply of children’s projectile toys.
Date published: 
17 Mar 2011