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Schedule 1—Amendments

Schedule 1 Amendments

   

Competition and Consumer Act 2010

1  After section 134 of Schedule 2

Insert:

134A   Information standard in relation to goods containing palm oil

             (1)  The Commonwealth Minister must, within 12 months after the commencement of this section, make an information standard under subsection 134(1) for goods containing palm oil.

             (2)  The Commonwealth Minister must ensure that an information standard for goods containing palm oil is in force at all times after the first one comes into force.

             (3)  The information standard must:

                     (a)  apply in relation to goods manufactured on or after a date no later than 12 months after the commencement of this section; and

                     (b)  apply in relation to goods supplied by way of retail sale; and

                     (c)  require the provision of the information that the goods contain palm oil, regardless of the amount of palm oil used in the goods; and

                     (d)  provide for the information to be provided on a label that:

                              (i)  is on the goods; or

                             (ii)  is on the package of the goods; or

                            (iii)  accompanies the goods; or

                            (iv)  is displayed in connection with the sale of the goods.