The Hong Kong government announced on 15 January 2016 the update of applicable safety standards in the Toys and Children’s Products Safety Ordinance (Cap. 424). Effective from 1 October 2016, these new standards will be applied to toys (Schedule 1) and certain children’s products (Schedule 2).
The table below highlights the amendment of Toys and Children’s Products Safety Ordinance.
1 October 2016
BS EN 71-1:2011 + A3:2014
BS EN 71-1:2014
BS EN 71-3:2013
BS EN 71-3:2013 + A1:2014
BS EN 71-14:2014
Carry cots and similar handled products and stands
BS EN 1466:2004 + A1:2007
BS EN 1466:2014
Children's high chairs and multi-purpose high chairs for domestic use