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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).

Consumer & Business Advice
Work & Business Licenses
CBS updates
23 November 2016

A 39-year-old Adelaide man has appeared in court accused of breaches of South Australian building laws and Australian Consumer Law.

Consumer & Business Advice
11 November 2016

The proposed introduction of a registration system for managers of residential property aims to weed out unprofessional or dodgy operators.

At present, commercial property managers must be registered as a land agent or sales representative under the Land Agents Act – but the requirement...

Work & Business Licenses
CBS updates
10 November 2016

A 65-year old Elizabeth South man has been fined $3250, after admitting to selling used cars without a licence.

Under South Australian consumer protection laws, people need a second hand vehicle dealer’s licence if they sell more than four cars over a 12 month period.

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