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Infant swings

If you list products on our store, you must comply with all federal, state, and local laws and our policies applicable to those products and product listings, including this policy.

Infant swings covered by this policy

An infant swing is a stationary seating unit with a frame and powered mechanism that enables an infant to swing in a seated position. Infant swings are intended for use with infants from birth up until the child is able to sit upright unassisted.

Our policy for infant swings

Amazon requires that all infant swings have been tested to and comply with the specific regulation or standard requirements listed below

Product Regulation/Standard requirements
Infant swings
  • CPSIA (Lead, Phthalates); and
  • CPSA Section 14(a)(5) (Tracking Label); and
  • 16 CFR Part 1130 (Requirements for Consumer Registration of Durable Infant or Toddler Products); and

  • ASTM F2088-20 (Standard Consumer Safety Specification for Infant and Cradle Swings); or
  • ASTM F2088 – 21 (Standard Consumer Safety Specification for Infant and Cradle Swings); or
  • 16 CFR Part 1223 (Safety Standard for Infant Swings)

Required information

We may request this information from you at any time, so we recommend that you have it easily accessible:

  • Your company name (if applicable) and seller ID
  • Your contact information: email address and phone number
  • A list of all infant swings that you list
  • Images of the product and product packaging, as applicable, for all infant swings that you list. Images must include all sides of the product and product packaging for our review
  • Product images or test report as evidence of compliance with registration card requirement (16 CFR Part 1130)
  • Product images or test report as evidence of compliance with mandatory tracking label requirements (CPSA Section 14(a)(5))
  • Product images or test report as evidence of compliance with warning and hazard labels (ASTM F2088-20 Sec. 8 or ASTM F2088-21 Sec. 8 or 16 CFR Part 1223), as applicable
  • Any product instructions and manuals for all infant swings that you list
  • A Children’s Product Certificate (CPC) for all infant swings that you list
  • Test reports from a CPSC-accepted lab confirming that each product was tested to the regulations and standards listed above

Some labs provide special Amazon rates for testing. To find more information about these providers, visit the Service Provider Network.

How to submit information

If you are contacted by us for compliance documents, complete the following steps to submit the requested information:

  1. In Seller Central, select the Performance tab, and choose Account health.
  2. Under Product compliance requests in the bottom right corner of the page, click Documentation requests.
  3. Click Provide documentation or appeal next to the product.
  4. Select No to upload documents.
  5. Follow the steps in the Submit required documents section.

Note: Test reports must contain images of the tested products that are sufficient to demonstrate that the product tested is the same as the product listed on the detail page.

Policy violations

If you do not provide the required information by the applicable deadline, we may take the following actions:

  • Remove the relevant product listings
  • Suspend your ability to add new products, listing privileges, or both
  • Withhold any payments due to you

We reserve the right to take any further actions that may be necessary in our sole discretion.

Additional resources

Disclaimer: The information provided on this page does not, and is not intended to, constitute legal advice. All information, content, and materials available on this site are for general informational purposes only.

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