Uncle Bills (Australia) Pty Ltd—Toy Smart Phone

Identifying features


What are the defects?

The product fails to comply with the mandatory standard for toys for children up to and including 36 months of age because the batteries are accessible without the use of a tool, or two independent movements of the battery compartment lid.

What are the hazards?

Children may gain access to the batteries, which are small parts, presenting a potential choking hazard.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should check that the battery compartment cover (at the back of the toy) is secured with a screw. If not, remove the toy and return it to the place of purchase for a full refund.

Traders who sold this product

Various discount stores.

Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 30 September 2013 - 3 June 2014

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