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Consumer Packaging and Labelling Regulations

Version of section 28 from 2006-03-22 to 2019-01-14:

  •  (1) Where a prepackaged product is sold as one unit but consists of two or more products that are packaged separately and labelled with the information required to be shown on prepackaged products, the declaration of net quantity shall show

    • (a) the number of products in each class and the identity of each class in terms of common, generic or functional name;

    • (b) the total net quantity of products in each class in the unit or the individual net quantity of each identical product in the class in the unit; and

    • (c) if a class of product in the unit contains only one product, the net quantity of that product.

  • (2) Notwithstanding subsection (1), where a prepackaged product referred to in that subsection consists of less than seven identical products that are packaged separately and such products are labelled to show all the information required by the Act and these Regulations and that information is clearly visible at the time of sale, no information is required to be shown on the prepackaged product being sold as one unit and that prepackaged product is exempt from sections 4, 8 and 10 of the Act.

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