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Work & Business Licenses
Media releases
24 February 2017

South Australia’s consumer watchdog has welcomed the $12,500 penalty handed down in the Adelaide Magistrates Court to a man who admitted breaching South Australian and national consumer laws.

Work & Business Licenses
CBS updates
20 February 2017

Northern Adelaide builder’s licence cancelled

South Australia’s consumer watchdog has cancelled the builders licence for Mawson Lakes based building company Softec Homes.

Renting & Letting Advice
CBS updates
19 January 2017

The operator of a national residential tenancies database has removed a series of outdated entries relating to South Australian tenants, after acknowledging the material may have breached the State’s residential tenancy laws.

Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
4 January 2017

SA’s Consumer and Business Services (CBS) is warning consumers against using inflatable air loungers in water following reports of near drownings.

Work & Business Licenses
Media releases
Public warnings
30 December 2016

A public warning has been issued by the State’s consumer watchdog against Anastasios (Tom) Manolakis, following allegations of operating as an unlicensed builder in South Australia.

Liquor, Gambling & Lotteries
CBS updates
30 December 2016

Licensees would be aware that the maximum bet on gaming machines in South Australia is reducing from $10 to $5 from 1 January 2017.

Consumer & Business Advice
23 December 2016

Boxing Day sales create quite a buzz for shoppers both online and in-store, however, consumers are reminded to shop smart to avoid disappointment with the sales this festive season.

Consumer & Business Advice
20 December 2016

Santa can be satisfied that gifts left under the tree this year are safe for kids, following the completion of a pre-Christmas audit undertaken by SA’s consumer watchdog.

Compliance officer from Consumer and Business Services (CBS) have inspected nearly 100 children’s toys,...

Work & Business Licenses
CBS updates
16 December 2016

A 39-year old southern Adelaide man has admitted being a director of a business that sold second hand motorbikes without a licence.

Consumer & Business Advice
2 December 2016

Consumer protection agencies have today launched a campaign to educate and empower consumers with a disability when they buy goods and services under the new National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).

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