Replacement of Takata airbags

Topic: Regulation

NSW Fair Trading has prepared an amendment to the Motor Dealers and Repairers Regulation 2014 (the Regulation) to assist in accelerating the replacement of recalled Takata airbags.

Airbag recall

What's this about?

NSW Fair Trading has prepared an amendment to the Motor Dealers and Repairers Regulation 2014 to assist in accelerating the replacement of recalled Takata airbags, which pose a significant safety risk for consumers.

The main objective of the amendment is to change the qualifications required for repair workers removing and replacing Takata airbags, and to provide appropriate safeguards to ensure a satisfactory standard of repair work.

Have your say

To have your say on the proposed regulation, please read the following documentation:

There are two ways you can provide your feedback.

  • Email: [email protected]
  • Mail: Airbag Safety
    Better Regulation Policy
    NSW Department of Finance, Services and Innovation 
    McKell Building 
    2-24 Rawson Place 
    Sydney NSW 2000

Have your say by 14 July 2017.

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Topic: Regulation