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Work & Business Licenses
Media releases
31 March 2017

An unlicensed building contractor who took money from six unsuspecting consumers has been penalised nearly $30,000 for breaches of consumer and building work contractor laws.

Liquor, Gambling & Lotteries
CBS updates
29 March 2017

The state’s liquor licensing laws have not been reviewed in their entirety in 20 years.

Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
16 March 2017

Many types of portable decorative ethanol burners are currently banned from sale in South Australia and across the country with serious injuries reported increasing concerns about their safety.

Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
14 March 2017

South Australians are being warned about an increased risk of unwanted sales tactics as more areas across the state continue to hook up to the new National Broadband Network (NBN).

Consumer & Business Advice
CBS updates
10 March 2017

Over the next six months a Music Festival Catalyst will be available to help live music festivals and event operators to work within the scope of current licencing regulations, while identifying ways to improve them.

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The operator of a national residential tenancies database has removed a series of outdated entries relating to South Australian tenants, after acknowledging the material may have breached the State’s residential tenancy laws.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

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