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.
For the text of the Directive please click here.
For further information and guidance from the EU Commission regarding toys and toy safety please click here.
Please click on the links below for the latest information:
|PART 1 – TOY SAFETY DIRECTIVE GUIDANCE|
|PART 2 – OBLIGATIONS OF ECONOMIC OPERATORS|
|PART 3 – TECHNICAL DOCUMENTATION|
|PART 4 – MARKINGS & WARNINGS|
|PART 5 – CONFORMITY OF SERIES PRODUCTION|
|PART 6 – SAFETY ASSESSMENTS|
|PART 7 – PRODUCT MONITORING|
|PART 8 – CONFORMITY ASSESSMENT|
Help with compliance on the chemical requirements of the Toy Safety Directive*:
*also see chemical section