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Stationary Activity Centers

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.

Stationary Activity Centers covered by this policy

A Stationary Activity Center is a freestanding product that is intended for use by children who are able to hold their heads up unassisted, but are not yet able to walk. The Activity Center enables a sitting or standing child to walk, rock, play, spin, or bounce, within a limited range of motion. The child’s torso is completely surrounded by the stationary product. Activity Centers can vary in style and design complexity, but typically consist of a seating area that is suspended from a frame by springs, or supported from the bottom by a fixed base.

Examples of Stationary Activity Centers

Our policy for Stationary Activity Centers

Amazon requires that Stationary Activity Centers have been tested and meet the specific regulation or standard requirements listed below for all Stationary Activity Centers you list:

Product Regulation/Standard Requirements
Stationary Activity Centers
  • ASTM F2012 – 18; and
  • CPSIA (Lead, Phthalates)

Required information

We may request this information from you at any time so we recommend 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 Stationary Activity Centers you list
  • Product images for all Stationary Activity Centers you list. Images must include all relevant:
    • Safety information and registration card
    • Compliance markings (including tracking label)
    • Product hazard warnings
  • Any product instructions and/or manuals for all Stationary Activity Centers you list
  • A Children’s Product Certificate (CPC) for all Stationary Activity Centers you list
  • Test reports from a CPSC-accepted lab confirming that each product was tested to the regulations/standards listed above

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

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, click the Performance menu, and choose Account Health.
  2. Under Product Compliance Requests, click Documentation Requests.
  3. Click Provide Documentation next to the product.
  4. Follow the steps in the Submit required documents section.

Note: Test Reports must contain images of the tested products including packaging, compliance markings, warning labels and age grading if applicable. The product images on the test reports must show that the product is the same when compared to the product images on the detail page.

Policy violations

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

  • Remove the relevant product listings
  • Suspend your ability to add new products and/or listing privileges
  • Withhold any payments due to you
  • Pursue legal action

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

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