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Work & Business Licenses
Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
19 December 2011

A conviction, fine and large compensation order has been imposed on an Adelaide man who claimed to be a stonemason.

Work & Business Licenses
Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
16 December 2011

Adelaide ‘plumber and gas fitter’, Simon Blake Brownrigg, has been ordered to pay over $30,000 in fines, fees and compensation, Consumer Affairs Commissioner, Paul White said today.

Births, Deaths & Marriages
Media releases
15 December 2011

De facto lesbian partners in South Australia with a child conceived by medical fertilisation can now have both their names registered on the birth certificate as co-parents.

Work & Business Licenses
Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
10 November 2011

A dodgy kitchen installer has pleaded guilty to offences under the Fair Trading Act and been ordered to pay compensation in the Elizabeth Magistrates Court.

Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
30 October 2011

Consumer Affairs Commissioner, Paul White, warns Victor Harbour residents – beware of travelling conmen selling dodgy high-end goods from the back of vans.

Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
26 October 2011

Deputy Commissioner for Consumer Affairs, Anne Gale, today announced the launch of the national don’t be a jackass with jacks campaign that seeks to mitigate serious injury and even death caused by people working underneath their vehicles.

Work & Business Licenses
Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
16 September 2011

A builder from the mid-north has been found guilty in the Magistrates Court of advertising himself as a legitimate builder and trading while unlicensed, without having any qualifications.

Work & Business Licenses
Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
14 September 2011

A dodgy builder has been found guilty in a Magistrates Court judgement handed down last week for trading unlicensed and performing domestic building work while uninsured.

Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
Public warnings
12 August 2011

The Commissioner for Consumer and Business Affairs, Paul White, is warning South Australian consumers to watch out for identity fraud, following a second case of real estate scamming in Perth.

Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
Public warnings
5 August 2011

Commissioner for Consumer Affairs, Paul White, is urging consumers not to sign solar contracts in haste.

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