The Government published in the Gazette the Toys and Children's Products Safety Ordinance (Amendment of Schedules 1 and 2) Notice 2018 on Apr 6, 2018. The Notice seeks to update the safety standards for toys and some children's products listed in the Schedule 2 (Schedule 2 products) under the Toys and Children's Products Safety Ordinance (Cap 424).By Bureau Veritas Technical Services 1 minute read
The Notice will come into operation on August 1, 2018
The Ordinance stipulates that a person must not manufacture, import or supply a toy or Schedule 2 product unless it complies with all the applicable requirements contained in any one set of the safety standards specified in Schedule 1 and 2 respectively to the Ordinance. These standards are international standards or standards adopted in major economies.