Standards in this sector support the manufacture and sale of wholesale goods intended for eventual consumer use
Standards Australia have two key objectives in the space – ensuring consumers are informed of the latest international developments and the corresponding standards are adopted nationally.Many consumer products standards are referenced by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC).
Current key projects include:
- Working alongside stakeholders on key international technical committees, including ISO/TC 181, Safety of toys
- The development of a button battery standard