Consumers Federation Australia (CFA) along with several consumer organisations have recently submitted a joint consumer representative submission to the Australian Banking Association. The ABA has resourced this 2016 submission, conducted as a collaborative effort between the CFA and the Financial Rights Legal Centre (FRLC). CFA and the FRLC engaged with the following consumer organisations who have…Read More Financial Rights Legal Centre and Consumers Federation Australia publish submission to review Code of Banking Practice
The Productivity Commission has published a press release, calling on people to provide valuable input into the Telecommunications Universal Service Obligation. The Commission seeks to change and meet the evolving demands for the future direction of telecommunications within the Australian market. Commissioner Paul Lindwall states that ‘currently we have in place a Universal Service…Read More The changing telecommunications market: have your say
ACCAN submission calls for a taxpayer funded scheme to lower impacts on low income consumersRead More Data retention: consumers shouldn’t wear increase in phone and internet costs
Pre-Budget submission estimates that counsellors will help 150,000 people in 2013-14Read More Financial counselling peak body calls for ongoing funding for sector
Make a submission by 30 August 2013Read More Call for submissions on AER draft Stakeholder Engagement Framework
Make a submission by 31 JulyRead More Call for submissions on Copyright Collecting Societies Code of Conduct
ASIC consults on enhancement to training standardsRead More Call for submissions on training for financial product advisers
ACCAN comments on the Australian government’s big data strategyRead More “Big data” creates both opportunities and risks for consumers
DCCEE-Energy Rating calls for submissionsRead More Should some household appliances be controlled by electricity providers?
CFA asks for ongoing Commonwealth support to expand its activities as the peak for consumer organisationsRead More CFA seeks funding for improved consumer advocacy
QCA invites comment on review of rules on packaging quantity statementsRead More Threats to product-labelling we take for granted?
Consumer groups prepare for submissions to key reviewRead More Submissions to Centrepay system review due 28 February