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Work & Business Licenses
Media releases
29 January 2018

An unlicensed builder who took payments from clients totalling $10,000 for work that was never started has been penalised more than $12,000 in the Adelaide Magistrates Court this week.

In court, 57 year old John James Meyer pleaded guilty to breaches of the Australian Consumer Law and the...

Work & Business Licenses
Consumer & Business Advice
Renting & Letting Advice
CBS updates
29 January 2018

From 29 January 2018 there are more stringent guidelines that deal with circumstances where a real estate agent or their associate wants to buy a property the agent has appraised or is authorised to sell.

Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
3 January 2018

South Australians who have made a New Year’s resolution to join a gym are being urged to shop around and check out the membership agreement before signing a contract.

Commissioner for Consumer Affairs, Dini Soulio said gym memberships are one of the common purchases that consumers seek...

Births, Deaths & Marriages
Liquor, Gambling & Lotteries
Work & Business Licenses
Consumer & Business Advice
Renting & Letting Advice
Associations & Cooperatives
CBS updates
14 December 2017

Welcome to our final edition of CBS Connect for 2017.

Consumer & Business Advice
CBS updates
12 December 2017

Changes were recently made to second-hand vehicle dealers legislation requiring additional details to be included in form 5 and form 6. These forms, and other forms for the second-hand vehicle industry, are available at cbs.sa.gov.au.

Liquor, Gambling & Lotteries
CBS updates
7 December 2017

The Commissioner has today announced the results of the latest gaming machine entitlement trading round.

Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
30 November 2017

DIY mechanics are being urged to take safety seriously when working on cars at home as new statistics show that on average five people a year have been killed by a vehicle they were working under.

An awareness campaign by Consumer and Business Services, the SA Metropolitan Fire Service...

Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
21 November 2017

The Supreme Court has imposed penalties totalling $120,000 against a company and its director for engaging in misleading conduct to sign up South Australian schools for online advertising.

Lukeleo Pty Ltd and its director/shareholder Luke Farrell were fined after admitting to making...

Liquor, Gambling & Lotteries
CBS updates
15 November 2017

Following community and industry consultation, new liquor licensing laws were passed by Parliament yesterday.

The changes will be implemented in different stages, with further consultation in 2018 on the new fee structure and aspects of the new licensing regime.

Liquor, Gambling & Lotteries
CBS updates
31 October 2017

Licensed bookmakers no longer need a permit from CBS to take bets for Melbourne Cup day charity functions.

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