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Avoid Perth petrol price rise

The average cost of unleaded petrol is set to increase by around 21 cents per litre (cpl) to 151.3 cpl tomorrow, so FuelWatch is encouraging Perth drivers to...

End of financial year warning about tax scams

WA consumers are being warned to be alert to tax scams which are usually prevalent in the months before and after the end of the financial year. Victims are...

Portable pool safety fact sheet 1

Portable pool safety fact sheet 1

residential tenancy laws - rent increases FAQ

residential tenancy laws - rent increases FAQ

Department of Housing tenants

Department of Housing tenants

Minimum levels of security - residential tenancy laws

Minimum levels of security - residential tenancy laws

Guide to new reforms for retirement villages

Guide to new reforms for retirement villages

Flow chart guides to time caps on recurrent changes ...

Flow chart guides to time caps on recurrent changes - residential premises permanently vacated BEFORE 1 April 2014 (retirement villages)  Flow chart guides...

Commissioner's Blog: Rental home maintenance and repairs

With Commissioner for Consumer Protection David Hillyard Renting a home is a good option for many consumers but sometimes the relationship between tenants...

Bellevue couple fined for backyard car dealing (Ty...

A Bellevue couple has been fined $2,500 each by the Midland Magistrates Court for selling vehicles from their home without a licence. Ty Mellowship and Mandy...

Recall of unsafe pool gate latches that pose a drowning...

A voluntary recall is underway of unsafe components of gate latches for swimming pool fences which can cause the gate to be locked in an open position,...

Auctioneer closes down leaving sellers out of pocket ...

A Burswood auction business has closed its doors, leaving up to 40 sellers out of pocket. Hayes Auctioneers Pty Ltd, which specialised in auctioning antiques...

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