Nine West—Riviera Sunglasses

Identifying features


What are the defects?

Tests have revealed that the sunglasses subject to this recall do not meet the lens performance requirements of the mandatory Australian safety standard for sunglasses and fashion spectacles (AS/NZS 1067:2003). They also failed to meet the labelling requirements of the standard.

What are the hazards?


What should consumers do?

Customers are asked to immediately stop using these sunglasses when driving as their ability to recognise blue and green LED lights such as those used by emergency vehicles and in traffic signals may be impaired. Their ability to judge the distance of moving objects may also be affected. Customers may return the sunglasses for a full refund to any Nine West retail store or by mail (all postage charges will be refunded) to: J.L. Footwear Pty Ltd t/as Nine West, Level 12/Como Office Tower, 644 Chapel Street, South Yarra, Vic, 3141. Should customers have queries regarding this recall, please contact Nine West on (03) 9832 6400 during business hours Monday to Friday, EST. You may also contact Nine West by fax on (03) 9832 6444 or by email at

J.L. Footwear Pty Ltd trading as Nine West
Where the product was sold

Responsible regulator

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

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission