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Work & Business Licenses
CBS updates
30 November 2018

An unlicensed builder who took money from consumers for work that was either incomplete or never started has been fined $7500 and ordered to pay compensation of $2400.

Work & Business Licenses
CBS updates
30 November 2018

An unlicensed second-hand vehicle dealership and its director have been fined $9000 for selling vehicles after their licences had been cancelled.

Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
15 November 2018

Alarming statistics on portable-pool related deaths and injuries have prompted Australian consumer law and product safety regulators to join forces with Royal Life Saving Society – Australia to remind parents and carers to make portable pools SAFE.

Work & Business Licenses
Media releases
7 November 2018

An unlicensed builder who admitted taking money from four consumers for services he never provided has been fined $1000 and ordered to repay one client $1050.

Work & Business Licenses
Media releases
2 November 2018

An unlicensed builder with an extensive history of fraud has been fined $6000 and ordered to repay a total of nearly $10,000 to two clients after taking payments for work he never even started.

Consumer & Business Advice
Work & Business Licenses
Media releases
2 November 2018

People working as security agents in South Australia are being urged to exercise caution when applying for work, after scammers posted a bogus job ad, seeking sensitive personal information from applicants.

Work & Business Licenses
CBS updates
25 October 2018

A 42 year old Salisbury North man is due to appear in court later this month accused of breaching the Second-hand Vehicle Dealers Act 1995.

Consumer & Business Advice
Work & Business Licenses
CBS updates
25 October 2018

A 24 year old man has been fined $10,000 for carrying on business as a building work contractor without holding a licence and accepting payment for work that he never completed.

Consumer & Business Advice
11 October 2018

South Australia’s consumer watchdog has begun a campaign aimed at encouraging people in the real estate sector and consumers to report any cases of underquoting within the industry.

Consumer & Business Advice
CBS updates
29 September 2018

Consumer protection agencies from across Australia have joined forces to launch the National Indigenous Consumer Strategy (NICS) Action Plan 2017–2019.

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