Cosmetic Compliance
Intelligence & Solutions
Cosmetic Products Group Standard 2020
Local Title:
/
Country/Region:
New Zealand
Competent Authority:
Environmental Protection Authority
Type:
Regulation
Status:
In force
Release Date:
2020-10-19
Implementation Date:
2021-04-30
Document
Language Source Title Access
EN
Official Cosmetic Products Group Standard 2020
On-demand Translation Service
Cosmetic Products Group Standard 2020
request
Summary

In New Zealand, a product marketed as a cosmetic must comply with the Cosmetic Products Group Standard 2020. Taking effect on April 30, 2021, the group standard includes a list of substances that cannot be used, as well as rules around quantities, labelling, packaging and storage.

The Cosmetic Products Group Standard 2020 consists of a brief introduction to the content as well as seven schedules, as shown below:

1. Contents

2. Schedule 1: Conditions of Group Standard

3. Schedule 3: Interpretation

4. Schedule 4: Components Cosmetic Products Must Not Contain

5. Schedule 5: Components Cosmetic Products Must Not Contain Except Subject to The Restrictions and Conditions Laid Down

6. Schedule 6: Colouring Agents Cosmetic Products May Contain with Restrictions

7. Schedule 7: Preservatives Cosmetic Products May Contain with Restrictions

8. Schedule 8: UV Filters Cosmetic Products May Contain with Restrictions