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Announcements & Publications

Fine for real estate sales rep for failing to complete...

A real estate sales representative who failed to complete Compulsory Professional Development (CPD) training as required by a special condition on his...

Puppy purchases for Christmas can result in buyers being...

The excitement of buying a puppy as a gift for Christmas has turned to disappointment for many consumers who have been scammed out of their money. In recent...

Payment delays after leaving a retirement village the...

The second phase of consultation on proposed changes to retirement village laws in WA will look at the time it takes for former residents to receive their...

Commissioner's Blog: Renters have new rights to protect...

With Commissioner for Consumer Protection David Hillyard It has been my position for a number of years that a small amount of damage to a wall, which can...

Thinking of purchasing a new car? Tips for consumers

Follow these tips to protect yourself: 1. Research Before you buy a new or used car, do some research to determine which car is right for you and what you...

Proposed reforms to retirement villages legislation in WA...

Consultation Regulatory Impact Statement 2 (CRIS 2) looks at possible retirement villages legislation reform regarding operator obligations. It deals with...

Buying or selling motor vehicles? You may need a licence!

Follow these simple steps: Choose the category of licence that is right for you and apply. Pay the correct licensing fees when they're due. Start being a...

General Inspection – Class 1 buildings for moisture...

Building and Energy intends to carry out a General Inspection to assess how well building standards are being applied in relation to the resistance of...

Proposed reforms to the approval process for commercial...

[scald=8009:image_medium {"link":""}] Message from Building and Energy A/Executive Director, Saj Abdoolakhan Building and Energy is inviting Western...

Building and Energy investigates electrical fatality in...

Electrical safety inspectors from Building and Energy are investigating an electric shock incident that resulted in the tragic death of a 50-year-old man...

$40,000 penalty for builder – Talbot James Le Page and...

A former building company director has been fined $40,000 in the State Administrative Tribunal (SAT) for hiring a group of men to threaten and intimidate...

Landlord fined for not lodging bond and ordered to pay it...

The landlord of a Darch rental property has been fined $4,000 by the Joondalup Magistrates Court for failing to lodge a bond with the Bond Administrator and...