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strata reforms

 Home owners and tenants living in strata schemes will no longer be locked into uncompetitive long term contracts for gas and electricity under...

Unit dwellers to choose own electricity provider under new law

THOUSANDS living in strata units could have their power and internet bills reduced with the state government to ban developers from locking entire...

NSW Charities

 NSW charities will put more funds towards helping those in need under new reforms that are simplifying fundraising, while continuing to protect...

Charities to pocket $15 million in savings from paperwork relief

NSW charities will collectively save as much as $15 million over the next decade through new measures that will substantially reduce the paperwork...

SUPREME COURT ORDERS ANDROID ENJOYED NOT TO MISLEAD CUSTOMERS

 NSW Fair Trading has successfully obtained an interim injunction in the NSW Supreme Court against Digital Marketing and Solutions Pty Ltd, which...

REFORMS TARGETING NON-DISCLOSURE AGREEMENTS TO PUT CONSUMERS FIRST

 NSW consumers will be able to complain to Fair Trading about dodgy products regardless of whether they’ve signed a non-disclosure agreement,...

‘You’ve got to be more careful’: Android Enjoyed ordered not to mislead customers

Online electronic goods retailer Android Enjoyed and its parent company are now restrained from misleading customers, in a win for NSW consumers...

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Trader Check – a free, online one stop shop of information about traders – will put NSW consumers first and help businesses that do the right...

NorthConnex

Tunnelling of Australia’s longest and deepest road tunnels, which will allow drivers to travel between Newcastle and Melbourne without stopping at...

COMING CLEAN ON KICKBACKS WITH BETTER BUSINESS REFORMS

Businesses that make product and service recommendations will be forced to come clean on commissions, referral fees and kickbacks under new Better...

PUBLIC WARNING - DO NOT DEAL WITH HUNTERSTONE AUSTRALIA AND ITS SOLE DIRECTOR MR AZAD MORTAZAVI

NSW consumers are being warned not to deal with the company Hunterstone Australia and its sole director Azad Mortazavi, Minister for Better...

Online shopping warning

Hunter-based Hunterstone Australia has been scrutinised by the NSW Fair Trading for failing to deliver ordered products to online customers and...

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