The minimum safety requirements for toys:
• Don’t contain any poisonous paint, lacquer or varnish
• Don’t have any sharp edges or spikes
• Does not cause choking or suffocation
• Does not cause damage to hearing
The Commerce Commission enforces the Children’s Toys Product
Safety Standard and has some useful fact sheets You can contact them by phoning 0800 943 600 or emailing contact@comcomgovtnz
What toys are safe?