Coles Supermarkets Australia Limited—Coles Christmas Candles (7610393)

Identifying features

The label on the bottom of the candle has product identification number 9300601419630 marked on it.

What are the defects?

The glitter coating on the candle may catch alight and remain alight for longer than permitted under the Competition and Consumer Act (2010) Permanent Ban on Combustible Candle Holders.

What are the hazards?

Burns, serious injury, or death could result if the glitter coating catches alight and causes a fire.

What should consumers do?

Cease using the product immediately and return it to the place of purchase for a full refund.

Traders who sold this product

These candles were sold at Coles Supermarkets, BiLo and Pick n Pay.

Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 1 October 2010 - 10 January 2011
  • 1 October 2011 - 16 December 2011

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
Product category