Brand Developers Aust Pty Ltd — Shark Rocket Vacuum Cleaner HV300NZ

Shark HV300
HV300 0314A to 461A

Identifying features

Model no. HV300NZ (units manufactured from 16 January 2014 to 15 November 2014).

These units bear a production code in the range of 0314A to 4614A inclusive.

Affected models can be identified by reference to the model number and production code marked on the vacuum cleaner unit.

What are the defects?

A faulty cord assembly that may result in premature cord failure has been reported in some HV300NZ units near the strain relief.

What are the hazards?

Risk of burn and electric shock.

What should consumers do?

Consumers are advised to unplug their vacuum cleaner at the wall and not to use it again until it has been repaired.

Consumers are advised to register their details at or contact the Shark Hot Line on 1800 722 222 to make arrangements to have the cord and plug replaced free of charge.

Traders who sold this product

Brand Developers Aust Pty Ltd (direct to consumers)

BDL also supplied the product to major retailers and independent retail stores including BIG W, Harvey Norman, Harris Scarfe, The Good Guys and Myer.

Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 1 February 2014 - 7 April 2015

Responsible regulator

Electrical Safety Office (QLD) is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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