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No.7 of 2016 Standards/Product Safety as made
This instrument sets out specific safety requirements for self-balancing scooters. Self-balancing scooters supplied in Australia must meet these specific safety requirements. Self-balancing scooters are also known as hoverboards.
Administered by: Treasury
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 16
Registered 14 Jul 2016
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR30-Aug-2016
Tabled Senate30-Aug-2016
Date ceased to have effect 16 Jul 2018
Ceased by Self Ceasing
Date of repeal 26 May 2018
Repealed by Consumer Goods (Self-balancing Scooters) Safety Standard 2018
Enabled by
Competition and Consumer Act 2010
C2004A00109No. 51, 1974