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Consumer & Business Advice
CBS updates
24 December 2018

Consumer and Business Services is encouraging South Australians to ensure they know their rights when they hit the post Christmas sales over the coming weeks.

Renting & Letting Advice
CBS updates
20 December 2018

The Commissioner for Consumer Affairs is advising tenants to be wary of products that are advertised as cheaper alternatives to rental bonds as they may not be legal in South Australia.

Work & Business Licenses
Media releases
19 December 2018

An unlicensed electrician who performed dangerous, substandard work on a series of properties around Whyalla and Port Augusta has been fined nearly $5,500 for working without a licence.

Liquor, Gambling & Lotteries
Media releases
18 December 2018

In the first prosecution of its kind in South Australia, a McLaren Vale hotelier has received a suspended prison sentence for breaches of the Gaming Machines Act, in which he collected more than $50,000 in gaming machine winnings from the hotel’s own machines.

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Associations & Cooperatives
CBS updates
13 December 2018
Work & Business Licenses
Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
12 December 2018

South Australia’s consumer watchdog has suspended the licence of a Manningham-based electrician for six months, due to ongoing concerns over the safety of his work.

Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
10 December 2018

New laws mandating a three-year minimum expiry date for gift cards and tough new anti-ticket scalping laws have come into effect in South Australia.

Attorney-General, Vickie Chapman said the laws would give consumers greater confidence in the leadup to the festive season.

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Work & Business Licenses
CBS updates
30 November 2018

An unlicensed builder who took money from consumers for work that was either incomplete or never started has been fined $7500 and ordered to pay compensation of $2400.

Work & Business Licenses
CBS updates
30 November 2018

An unlicensed second-hand vehicle dealership and its director have been fined $9000 for selling vehicles after their licences had been cancelled.

Consumer & Business Advice
Media releases
15 November 2018

Alarming statistics on portable-pool related deaths and injuries have prompted Australian consumer law and product safety regulators to join forces with Royal Life Saving Society – Australia to remind parents and carers to make portable pools SAFE.

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