This article applies to selling in: Australia

Products containing button or coin batteries

Important: If you supply products for sale on Amazon, you must comply with all federal, state, local laws and Amazon policies applicable to those products and product listings.

Amazon’s policies require that products containing button or coin batteries sold through the Amazon website meet specified certification standards. To sell these products on Amazon, you must apply and submit the following to electronics-safety@amazon.com.au:

  • Company name
  • Seller ID
  • Email address
  • Phone number
  • A list of ASINs containing button or coin batteries that you are applying to sell
  • Image of the label on the product (as required under the relevant standard below)
  • Documentation from an accredited testing laboratory or organisation is required to confirm that the product was tested and found to comply with the applicable standards listed in the following table:
Product Certification requirement
Products containing button or coin batteries

Products containing button or coin batteries shall comply with the following:

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

Products containing button or coin batteries

This mandatory requirement from ACCC defines the safety requirements for all consumer goods containing button or coin batteries, including storage containers and organisers.

It also applies to accessories of consumer goods, such as remote controls, that contain button or coin batteries.

Consumer goods containing button or coin batteries must meet secure battery requirements and are subject to compliance testing.

All consumer goods that contain a button or coin battery:

  • Must have warning and labels that are marked clearly
  • Must secure the batteries
  • Must not release the batteries during reasonably foreseeable use or misuse of the product

Additional useful information from ACCC

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