Publications

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

Children's toys containing magnets - Supplier guide

Under the Australian Consumer Law, mandatory safety standards are introduced when considered reasonably necessary to prevent or reduce the risk of injury. This guide provides a summary of the requirements for supply of children’s toys containing magnets.

Date published: 
17 Nov 2010