This article applies to selling in: Australia

Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) – Product safety mandatory standards

If you list a product that falls under the ACCC Product Safety Mandatory Standards, it is your responsibility to ensure that products comply with the relevant standards. Failure to do so may result in action taken against your listings or your selling privileges revoked.

For more information, visit ACCC – About Mandatory Standards.

Products subject to ACCC Mandatory Standards

The following products or product groups are subject to ACCC Mandatory Standards (links direct externally to the ACCC standards page for each product type):

Complying with the Standards

Sellers are responsible for ensuring that the products that they sell on Amazon meet the relevant mandatory standard. For more information regarding each specific mandatory standard, and what you must do to be compliant, visit ACCC – Current Mandatory Standards.

Sellers should also note that the requirements to comply with the mandatory standards will differ depending on the product. Standards can include labelling, testing, and product manufacture requirements.

Additional information

For more information, see:

If you want to contact the ACCC’s product safety department directly, please visit:

ACCC Contact – Retailers and Suppliers

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