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Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
29 August 2012

Consumer and Business Services (CBS) is warning the public not to fall for scammers claiming to be from ‘The Office of Fair Trading’.

Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
29 August 2012

South Australia’s Consumer and Business Services (CBS) will be travelling to the Yorke Peninsula to talk about scams and door-to-door sales with the ‘Sharing a Lunch Together’ women’s group on Tuesday 4 September.

Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
24 August 2012

Acting Commissioner for Consumer Affairs, Anne Gale, is warning people not to buy goods from travelling conmen selling from the back of vans or cars.

Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
23 August 2012

The Acting Minister for Business Services and Consumers, Patrick Conlon has today announced an interim ban on small high-powered magnets that can cause serious injury or death if swallowed.

Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
20 August 2012

Ahead of this year’s Royal Show, the Product Safety team from Consumer and Business Services has inspected the 1350 toys and novelty items that will be in this year’s showbags, to ensure compliance with mandatory safety standards.

Work & Business Licenses
Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
17 August 2012

Mr James Trimboli, of Dernancourt, has agreed to surrender his registration and licence as an electrical contractor following suspension of his licence by Consumer and Business Services. This suspension is in relation to non-compliant electrical work performed across a range of domestic and...

Work & Business Licenses
Media releases
15 August 2012

Unlicensed vehicle dealers have been put on notice following a successful three-month investigation by Consumer and Business Services (CBS) inspecting 2034 vehicles and 92 car yards.

Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
27 July 2012

With cold nights continuing in South Australia, Consumer and Business Services is warning people to be careful when they buy winter warming products, with some items recently being removed from sale in South Australian shops.

Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
4 July 2012

South Australia’s Consumer and Business Services (CBS) has teamed up with the SA Pensioners Association to educate pensioners on ways to combat scammers and con artists.

Liquor, Gambling & Lotteries
Media releases
12 June 2012

Liquor licensing fees will be reduced for nearly all venues following extensive feedback from a broad range of licensees.

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