ACCAN is seeking nominations for Directors to fill three (3) vacancies on its Board. In accordance with the ACCAN Constitution, the 2019-2020 ACCAN Board will consist of nine (9) members1. Six (6) positions are continuing Directors from the 2018-2019 Board. Three (3) Directors are retiring from the Board but may be eligible for re-election as…Read More Call for nominations for the ACCAN Board
The Energy & Water Ombudsman NSW (EWON) is calling for nominations to be one of the five Community Directors on the EWON Board from November 2019. EWON is the independent dispute resolution scheme for NSW electricity and gas customers and some water customers. The Board is responsible for corporate governance, funding and strategy. Under EWON’s…Read More Invitation for Community Directors Nominations
The Consumers Federation of Australia is seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified consumer representatives to sit on the AFTA Travel Accreditation Scheme’s (ATAS) Complaint Appeal Committee (ACAC). The role of the ACAC is to: a) Take all reasonable steps to ensure the resolution of consumer complaints referred to it under the ATAS Charter and…Read More Consumer Representatives required for the Travel Industry’s Complaint Appeal Committee
The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) invites applications from consumer organisations to join its key telco consumer advisory group—the Consumer Consultative Forum (CCF). ‘Communications services are increasingly central to Australia’s economic and social wellbeing. We want to better understand the consumers’ needs in the contemporary and future communications environment’ ACMA Chair Nerida O’Loughlin. The…Read More ACMA invites consumer reps to join key telco forum
Consumers’ Federation of Australia is seeking a volunteer consumer representative for the Australian Securities & Investments Commission (ASIC) Consumer Advisory Panel. CAP was established in 1999. CAP advises ASIC on current issues faced by retail investors and consumers in the financial services and credit industries. CAP also informs ASIC’s surveillance, enforcement, policy and financial education…Read More ASIC CAP Applications Open
Consumers Federation Australia is constantly listening to consumer wants, interests and needs. As such, CFA believes that changes are needed to ensure that we are meeting the ever changing consumer landscape. Recently, CFA made changes to the current policy on consumer representation. The changes are reflected within the document, available here. The new policy statement,…Read More CFA releases updated Consumer Representatives Policy
CFA seeks a consumer representative for a technical committee involved with safety of portable laddersRead More Could you represent consumers on a Standards Australia Technical Committee?
Applications close August,8.Read More The Credit Ombudsman Service is looking for a Consumer Director to the Board
Consumer Action Law Centre leads charge, calls for greater disclosure.Read More Time to end the funeral insurance rip-off
Access and quality of services among concernsRead More COTA names elderly health care as an election priority
Expressions of interest close August 23rdRead More Could you represent consumers for the Financial Ombudsman Service?
CFA is seeking expressions of interestRead More Could you represent consumers on Standards Australia Committees?