TheMarket.com prohibits the sale of goods that are unsafe, or that do not comply with any relevant product safety standard or regulation that may apply.
Currently there are eight product safety standards that are set per the Fair Trading Act. Ensuring the goods you sell comply with these standards before offering them for sale is critical. Any listing found or believed to be in breach will be removed.
- Baby walkers
- Children's nightwear
- Children's toys
- Cigarette lighters
- Multipuprose ladders
- Pedal bicycles
In addition to the above product safety standards, products that are declared unsafe and have been banned from sale in New Zealand must not be offered for sale. Currently the below items are subject to unsafe goods notices in New Zealand.