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Unsafe Goods (Lead in Children’s Toys) Notice 2007

This notice is made in accordance with section 31 of the Fair Trading Act 1986.
N o t i c e
1. Title—(1) This notice may be cited as the Unsafe Goods (Lead in Children’s Toys) Notice 2007.
(2) This notice has effect from 20 September 2007.
2. Certain children’s toys declared to be unsafe goods—Children’s toys which contain lead in their accessible parts at a migration level greater than 90mg/kg of toy material are declared to be unsafe goods.
3. For the purposes of this notice:
migration level means the value calculated after
testing in accordance with the procedures and
result interpretation provisions of the Australian/
New Zealand Standard AS/NZS ISO 8124.3:2003
entitled “Safety of toys, Part 3: Migration of certain elements”.
Dated at Wellington this 18th day of September 2007.
JUDITH TIZARD, Minister of Consumer Affairs.
Explanatory Note
This note is not part of the notice but is to indicate its general effect.
By virtue of sections 31 and 40 of the Fair Trading Act 1986, it is an offence to offer to supply, supply or advertise to supply the goods described in this notice. By virtue of sections 33 and 40 of the Fair Trading Act 1986, it is also an offence to import the goods into New Zealand. This notice has effect for 18 months from the date of publication.