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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.

Associations & Cooperatives
Media releases
6 July 2011

On 7 July 2010, in my capacity as Liquor and Gambling Commissioner, I declined to issue further charity licences under the Collections for Charitable Purposes Act 1939 for four trusts controlled by the Cancer & Bowel Research Association Inc (CBRA), namely the Cancer & Bowel Research...

Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
1 July 2011

Commissioner for Consumer Affairs, Paul White has announced that Consumer and Business Services (CBS) will be enforcing a ban on ‘bling’ babies’ dummies and chains.

Work & Business Licenses
Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
1 May 2011

Dodgy second-hand vehicle dealers that operated a car yard in Adelaide’s Morphett Street have been disqualified in proceedings brought against the duo by the Office of Business and Consumer Affairs (OCBA).

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