How to make the DIY choke check tool

Summary: 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.

Published: 29 June 2014 

Text appears on screen while someone assembles a DIY Choke Check Tool in the background:

How to make the Choke Check: step by step instructions.

Cut along the dotted lines.

Fold the oval shape back and the tab forward.

The oval shape should sit on a slant.

Make sure the little arrows meet.

Use sticky tape to hold the cylinder and tab in place.


Download the free DIY Choke Check Tool at