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Announcements & Publications

Trust account audit reminder: Settlement agents bulletin...

14 July 2016 Settlement agents are required to have their trust accounts for the financial year ending 30 June 2016, or part thereof, audited. The...

My dardy car - audio series

Buying and keeping your car Buying a car is one of the biggest things you will do other than buying a house, but how you get the right car for you isn't...

Tougher action planned for late lodgement of bonds:...

24 April 2017 Bonds lodgement required within 14 days. Since 1 December 2016, Consumer Protection has taken a tougher stance where residential tenancy bonds...

Trust account audit due early 2017 - Real estate bulletin...

3 January 2017 Don’t leave it to the last minute to organise your annual trust account audit.   By law all real estate agents (agents) who have held or...

Hot tips and reminders for managing your rentals -...

29 April 2019 Hot tip to avoid costly bond lodgement failures Did you know? Approximately 30-40% of bond lodgement failures are the result of invalid direct...

Hot tip to avoid bond lodgement failure - Residential...

29 April 2019 Hot tip: Avoid costly bond lodgement failures For long-stay tenancy agreements, park operators are legally required to lodge bonds within 14...

CCA Annual report 2020–2021

The Construction Contracts Act 2004 (the Act) commenced operation on 1 January 2005. The Act provides a means for the rapid adjudication of payment disputes...

Builder fined for fence removal without notifying...

Building Services Board issues $1,000 fine Boundary fence removed without neighbour’s awareness or consent Builders are reminded of their responsibilities A...

Commissioner's blog: Tips to buy a used car privately

If you’re gearing up to buy a used car, you might be thinking about whether to go through a private seller rather than a licensed dealership. While buying a...

Real estate bulletin issue 78 - Auditing reminders for...

5 January 2015  Consumer Protection expects agents will be preparing their business trust account records for the audit period, 1 January 2014 to 31 December...

Trust account audits and the qualified audit program -...

3 March 2016 The Real Estate and Business Agents Act 1978 requires all agents who hold a current triennial certificate and have held or received monies in...

WA award summary - Enrolled Nurses and Nursing Assistants...

This publication is a summary of the Enrolled Nurses and Nursing Assistants (Private) Award.  On 24 June 2021 the Western Australian Industrial Relations...