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
Exempting restaurants and cafes could open exemption floodgatesRead More Consumer Action opposes amendments to single pricing rules
New protections on energy, financial services, consumer representation and access to knowledge proposedRead More Updates to UN Guidelines on consumer protection?
ACCAN and OAIC support data breach notifications to consumersRead More Should consumers know when their privacy is breached?
Financial ties between drug companies and doctors risk consumer outcomesRead More Consumer advocates demand better drug company transparency
CHOICE survey suggests consumers want to be able to support Australian farmers and manufacturing jobsRead More Shoppers want food and manufacturing origin info
The inventor of the Do Not Knock sticker welcomes the Parliamentary Inquiry into a Do Not Knock register.Read More Door-to-door sales cause consumer detriment and hinder competition