Cosmetic products in Australia must comply with the NICNAS Cosmetics Guidelines set out by the National Industrial Chemicals Notification and Assessment Scheme (NICNAS) and be labelled in accordance with the Trade Practices – Consumer Product Information Standards.

A cosmetic product is considered a Therapeutic Good if a therapeutic claim is made, further requiring the product to be listed or registered on the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods (ARTG).

Advanced Wellness Regulatory Solutions can review formulations and labels, for compliance with the relevant regulations.

Services include:

  • Ingredient reviews including advice on Safe Work Australia Hazardous Substance related warnings and potential exemption categories
  • Product Formulation
  • Label development and reviews
  • Advertising reviews
  • Advice on formulation and requirements for Secondary Sunscreens
  • Import compliance advice for established international products