Product safety for consumers
Find out mandatory product safety standards. Find a list of products that must meet certain standards before you can sell them.
Find out about recalled products. Here is a list of recalled or banned products that aren’t safe and you can not sell.
Find out about the risks and dangers about second-hand goods. Get some advice on what to look for to help you buy safe second-hand goods.
We can give you advice on avoiding unsafe products. We also inspect businesses to make sure they are not selling unsafe products.
The Office of Fair Trading conducts a toy safety audit each year in the lead up to Christmas
Are you a parent with small children? Do you sell products as your business? Just want to know the safest way to use the products you've bought?
Product safety is a serious issue. It affects everyone in the community.
The Safetyzone newsletter can give you up-to-date and relevant tips about:
- safety standards
- industry guidelines
- current safety alerts
- product bans and recalls.