Bunk bed safety standards

You must meet safety standards (PDF, 251KB) if you use bunk beds in your short-term rental accommodation. This standard came into effect on 21 October 2013.

Community consultation

As we developed the regulations, we asked industry and members of the community to submit their views.

In 2011, we sought public comment on the draft regulations (PDF, 162KB).

Consultation closed on 10 October 2011.

In 2009, we sought public comment on a regulatory impact statement (PDF, 157KB) .

Consultation closed on 21 December 2009.