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Attracting and retaining staff will remain one of the key business challenges for all Western Australian businesses. Demographic change – particularly an ageing workforce – means that Western Australia will experience ongoing labour and skill shortages. Long term business success therefore depends...
Pay equity
Consumer Protection currently has two apps available for smartphones and tablets. iShopWA With iShopWA on your iOS or Android device, you’ll always be able to check where you stand when it comes to refunds, warranties and lay-bys in WA.
iShopWA app logo
iShopWA app logo, by Consumer Protection
iShopWA Information...
Apps
A high number of Australian men die or are seriously injured each year while working under their cars using vehicle jacks, stands, or ramps, and Consumer Protection is keen to see a dramatic drop in these incidents. Research undertaken by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC)...
Product safety for consumers
Please use the AssociationsOnline portal for all forms and transactions. If you have difficulties, you can use the downloadable forms listed below.
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AssociationsOnline welcome small, by AssociationsOnline
AssociationsOnline Visit AssociationsOnline . You can manage your association online including updating details...
Fees, forms and publications
A statutory warranty applies only to vehicles bought from a licensed motor vehicle dealer. The Motor Vehicle Dealers Act requires licensed dealers to fix certain defects in used motor vehicles they have sold. The statutory warranty also applies only to motor vehicles that have a purchase price of $...
Buying a vehicle
Small business Consumer Protection provides information which may help small business owners get started or run a successful business. New business - Consumer Protection checklist for new business Selling goods and services - under the Australian Consumer Law (ACL) Licensing - for some occupations...
Small business
Telling consumers about their rights When it comes to consumer guarantees, you must be very careful about what you say to consumers about their rights, and the wording of any signs, advertisements or any other documents. What you cannot tell a consumer You must not tell a consumer that a consumer...
Returns and cancellations
Consumer Protection has a dedicated Aboriginal Community Education Officer who works with Aboriginal communities to help protect their consumer rights. Common issues reported to us include getting repairs and refunds on goods purchased, repair and warranty issues with vehicles, quality of building...
Aboriginal consumers
Tenants must be given receipts/records of any payments they make, unless rent is paid online or by an automated payment. Bond After the landlord/lessor has lodged the bond , the bond administrator will send a record of payment directly to the tenant/s. If the tenant does not receive the record from...
Rent and other payments
Real estate agents and property managers You are required to lodge a security bond as an eTransaction via the BondsOnline system since 1 September 2016. Private lessors Residential bond lodgement, disposal and variation forms can be completed online. You only need to print and sign them before...
Bonds

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