The BTHA, through the work of the Technical Committee, has published and continues to produce a series of guidance documents to help members comply with the ever evolving toy safety regulations. Existing documents will be updated on a regular basis to ensure members have access to the most accurate and up to date version.

Toy Safety Directive TOY SAFETY DIRECTIVE
The Toy Safety Directive was published on 20th July 2011. The BTHA has published a series of guidance documents to help the industry comply with the new directive. These documents will be updated at regular intervals and companies should ensure they have the latest version. Guides 1-8 have been approved under the Primary Authority Scheme more…
Chemical Guidance CHEMICAL GUIDANCE
Guidance for Chemicals in each of the following categories:
  • REACH
  • Classification labelling and packaging
  • Organic chemicals more…
Environmental ENVIRONMENTAL
Guidance for Electrical products in each of the following categories:
  • WEEE & RoHS
  • Batteries & Accumulators
  • Energy Related Products more…
shutterstock_115454011 INTERNATIONAL GUIDANCE
Guidance for International Toy Safety requirements:
  • USA Federal Toy Safety Guide March 2017 more…
Other Guides OTHER GUIDES
Other guidance:
  • Top Tips for Buyers
  • Toy Gun Code
  • LVD Guide more…