Psychoactive Substances Bill

  • enacted
54 Restrictions and requirements relating to labelling of approved products
  • (1) A label for an approved product must not be designed in such a manner, way, medium, or form to appeal, or be likely to appeal, to minors.

    (1) A label for an approved product must not be designed in a manner or way, or using a medium or form, so as to particularly appeal, or to be likely to particularly appeal, to minors.

    (2) A label for an approved product must include the following information in a prominent position on the label:

    • (a) a list of the active ingredients of the product and the quantitative particulars appropriate quantity of each active ingredient; and

    • (b) the appropriate health warning relating to the product; and

    • (c) the contact details of the importer, manufacturer, wholesaler, or retailer of the product; and

    • (d) the telephone number of the National Poisons Centre information service or any other telephone service prescribed in the regulations:; and

    • (e) any other information prescribed by the regulations.

    (3) A person must not sell an approved product with a label that does not comply with subsection (1) or (2).

    (24) A person who contravenes subsection (1) or (2), (2), or (3) commits an offence and is liable on conviction,—

    • (a) in the case of an individual, to a fine not exceeding $5,000:

    • (b) in the case of a body corporate, to a fine not exceeding $10,000.

    Compare: 2005 No 81 s 44