This article applies to selling in: Australia

String lights

Luminaires, String Lights, Lighting Chains

Amazon’s policies require that certain fire and other safety products sold through the Amazon must meet specified certification standards.

In order to sell these products on Amazon, you must apply and submit the following to

  1. Company name
  2. Seller ID
  3. Email address
  4. Phone number
  5. A list of ASINs you are applying to sell
  6. If you are a reseller of these products, a letter from the manufacturer demonstrating that you are an authorised reseller
  7. An image of the product or packaged product where the model number is visible
  8. Image of the regulatory compliance mark (RCM) label is marked on the product along with compliance to the requirements listed in AS/NZS 4417.1 & AS/NZS 4417.2
    Table 1.
    Product Certification Requirement
    String lights

    String lights shall comply with any one of the following:

    • Registration of the model in the EESS registration database; or
    • Electrical approval certificate as registered on the EESS registration database; or
    • Documentation from an accredited testing laboratory or organisation confirming that the product has been tested and complies as per AS/NZS 60598.2.20 and if string has a controller then AS/NZS 61347-2-13

Note: You must certify that all materials that you submit are true, authentic, and accurate. Amazon may remove your selling privileges for failing to meet these requirements.

String Light

Amazon defines string lights as lighting products and accessories that are portable, plug-connected, and for temporary-use for operation from supply voltages up to 1000 V.

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